Isothermal Community College

Health and Public Services

Emergency Medical Science - Degree

Academic Development

if applicable

DRE 096
DRE 097
DRE 098
DMA 010
DMA 020
DMA 030
DMA 040
DMA 050
DMA 060
DMA 070
DMA 080

First semester

Course name Prerequisite Credit hours Contact hours Semester offered
ACA 115 - Success and Study Skills [OR] None 1 2 Fall, Spring, Summer
ACA 122 - College Transfer Success None 1 2 Fall, Spring, Summer
BIO 168 - Anatomy and Physiology I Satisfactory placement scores or DRE 097 4 6 Fall, Spring, Summer
ENG 111 - Writing and Inquiry Satisfactory placement scores or DRE 098 3 3 Fall, Spring, Summer
MED 121 - Medical Terminology I None 3 3 Fall, Spring
PSY 150 - General Psychology [OR] Satisfactory placement scores or DRE 097 3 3 Fall, Spring, Summer
SOC 210 - Introduction to Sociology Satisfactory placement scores or DRE 097 3 3 Fall, Spring, Summer


Second semester

Course name Prerequisite Credit hours Contact hours Semester offered
BIO 169 - Anatomy and Physiology BIO 168 4 6 Fall, Spring, Summer
ENG 112 - Writing/Research in the Disc ENG 111 3 3 Fall, Spring, Summer
Humanities Elective Varies 3 3 Fall, Spring, Summer
MAT 143 - Quantitative Literacy Satisfactory placement scores or DMA 025, DMA 045 and DRE 098 3 4 Fall, Spring, Summer
MED 122 - Medical Terminology II MED 121 3 3 Fall, Spring


Third Semester

Course name Prerequisite Credit hours Contact hours Semester offered
EMS 140 - Rescue Scene Management None 2 4 Fall
EMS 235 - EMS Management None 2 2 Fall


Fourth Semester

Course name Prerequisite Credit hours Contact hours Semester offered
EMS 280 - EMS Bridging None 3 4 Spring

* EMS 140, EMS 235, and EMS 280 courses are taught through Cleveland Community College and transferred to Isothermal for degree completion.

Students who successfully complete certification in BCLS, ACLS, PALS and (either ITLS or PHTLS) will be given credit
for these required courses: EMS 110, EMS 122, EMS 130, EMS 131, EMS 160, EMS 220, EMS 221, EMS 231, EMS 240,
EMS 241, EMS 250, EMS 260, EMS 270, and EMS 285.


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