Students will no longer be able to select emphasis areas for the Bachelor of Science in Paramedicine Traditional Student Track or the Bachelor of Science in Paramedicine Experienced Paramedic Track beginning Fall 21. Emphasis areas include: Criminal Justice; Fire Science; Healthcare Administration; Independent Study; Paramedic Education; and Public Health.
Lindenwood University offers you the chance to earn a Bachelor of Science in Paramedicine (BS). The BS degree program is designed to develop a paramedic with a bachelor of science level education that is prepared to meet the needs of the profession.
What can you do with a BS 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.
Licensed Paramedics who wish to continue their education and obtain the BS can receive up to 45 credit hours of experiential credit. BS courses are offered both on campus and online. The online option is especially helpful for paramedics working full time with irregular schedules. Depending on the selected coursework, it is possible for licensed paramedics to take 100% of their degree program completely online.