48 months
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19100 USD/year
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About

The Bachelor of Science in Paramedicine curriculum at Lindenwood University is designed so that you select a specialized emphasis or minor that gives you the expertise needed to earn a four year paramedic degree, be marketable, and a leader in the profession.

Overview

The paramedic is the primary advanced medical provider and team leader in the United States for pre-hospital medical care and public safety emergencies. 

Paramedics act as the advanced life support provider for Emergency Medical Services (EMS), and regularly works with or as part of law enforcement, fire-rescue, military, and emergency communications to provide public safety services.  Paramedics also provide advanced medical care at hospitals, worksites, patient homes and in remote environments. 

The purpose of the Lindenwood University Department of Paramedicine is to develop individuals to be qualified, competent, and prepared bachelor's level paramedics. Whether you are a traditional student, a licensed paramedic Lindenwood University has the tools and resources to give you the most up-to-date and advanced paramedic training and education available today, making your goal to become a paramedic a reality.

What Can You Do With a Paramedicine Degree?

As a paramedic, there are a variety of careers where paramedic licensure is an essential or preferred qualification for employment.  Employment opportunities for paramedics in a variety of areas, including ambulance, emergency department, flight, and tactical, plus emergency management, public safety, paramedic faculty, and occupational safety.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Human Anatomy and Physiology
  • Medical Terminology
  • Foundations of Paramedicine
  • Paramedic Operations
  • Emergency Medical Technician
  • Emergency Medical Technician Clinical
  • Human Pathophysiology
  • Pharmacology

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

120 SCH

Delivered

On Campus, Blended, Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
2

Other requirements

General requirements

  • If you attended school within the United States: Have your school send your official transcripts directly to Lindenwood. 
    • If you attended school outside the United States: 
    • Standardized Test Score

    To apply to our online BS in Paramedicine program, you must submit the following:

    • Online application
    • All official transcripts from all colleges and universities previously attended. If you have fewer than 24 college credits, you will need to submit your official high school transcript.
    • Current state paramedic license or national registry paramedic certification
    • Documented U.S. military medic training or state or national registry paramedic certification and experience

    If cumulative college GPA is below a 2.0, the following will also be required:

    • Résumé
    • Letter of intent/personal statement (1–2 page document indicating your interest in the program and Lindenwood)

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    19100 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9550 USD per semester during 48 months.
  • National

    19100 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9550 USD per semester during 48 months.
  • Online: Cost per Credit $495

Living costs for Saint Charles

800 - 1300 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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