Program Overview

Objective

Barry University’s objective is to become the premier provider of emergency preparedness and training for the residents of South Florida. The University will, through superior Paramedic education, emphasize both a positive caring attitude and “educational mentorship” in its approach. These in turn will prepare our students to become knowledgeable and sensitive to the needs of our community. The University has gathered a team with much experience in emergency public safety to create the type of educational programs required to provide superior training.

Cost

$8,560 - - includes books, materials and liability insurance charges (excludes background screening). The background screening cost is a separate process and payable to American Databank.

Payment is due at time of registration.

Students can use their VA benefits or Military Spouse benefits MyCAA (Military Spouse Career Advancement Account)

Format

The Paramedic training program has been designed to exceed the minimum requirements of the State of Florida, providing you with a stronger foundation for your future career.

SEMESTER 1:

  • EMS (2603) Lecture 96 hours
  • EMS (2603) Interactive Lecture 10 hours
  • EMS (2603L) Lab 64 hours
  • EMS (2603L) Open Lab 16 hours
  • EMS (2603H) Hospital Clinical 60 hours
  • EMS (2603F) Ambulance/Fire Rescue Ride Time 60 hours.

SEMESTER 2:

  • EMS (2603) Lecture 96 hours
  • EMS (2603) Interactive Lecture 10 hours
  • EMS (2603L) Lab 64 hours
  • EMS (2603L) Open Lab 16 hours
  • EMS (2603H) Hospital Clinical 64 hours
  • EMS (2603F) Ambulance/Fire Rescue Ride Time 60 hours.

SEMESTER 3:

  • EMS (2603) Lecture 96 hours
  • EMS (2603) Interactive Lecture 10 hours
  • EMS (2603L) Lab 64 hours
  • EMS (2603L) Open Lab 16 hours
  • EMS (2603H) Hospital Clinical 64 hours
  • EMS (2603F) Ambulance/Fire Rescue Ride Time 72 hours.

SEMESTER 4:

  • EMS (2603) Lecture 48 hours
  • EMS (2603) Interactive Lecture 10 hours
  • EMS (2603L) Lab 64 hours
  • EMS (2603L) Open Lab 16 hours
  • EMS (2603H) Hospital Clinical 80 hours
  • EMS (2603F) Ambulance/Fire Rescue Ride Time 84 hours.