Earn Academic Credit Toward a Bachelor's Degree

Students who earn the Paramedic License who wish to pursue an academic degree at Barry University will receive credits for this license if they enroll in one of the following baccalaureate programs:

  • Bachelor of Public Administration
  • Bachelor of Science in Administration
  • Bachelor of Science in Health Service Administration
  • Bachelor of Science in Information Technology
  • Bachelor of Science in Legal Studies
  • Bachelor of Liberal Studies

License Title: Paramedic Certificate

Rationale: In the State of Florida, Emergency Medical Technicians generally receive their training from one of two sources: a regionally accredited college or from an approved 1100 hours non-credit program. Regardless of the source of training, all individuals must pass a standardized examination. The examination can be either from the State of Florida or be a national examination.

Number of Credits: (6 LL / 6UL)