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University of Pittsburgh-Johnstown
University of Pittsburgh Johnstown    
2018-2019 Johnstown Campus Catalog 
  May 28, 2024
2018-2019 Johnstown Campus Catalog [Archived Catalog]

Emergency Medicine

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This program is designed to prepare students for the technical, clinical, and administrative challenges in the emergency medical professions. The dynamic curriculum provides a strong foundation in research fundamentals, clinical experiences, educational expertise, and administrative leadership.

Students should complete the relocation form after successful completion of at least 45 credits. Students should contact the School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences during their second semester at Pitt-Johnstown to determine how and when they will complete the Emergency Medical Technician course-with a laboratory-which is not offered at Pitt-Johnstown. Some of the prerequisite courses can be satisfied while enrolled in the emergency medicine program at the Pittsburgh campus.

Prerequisite Courses:

Natural Sciences (3-4 credits)

  • Any Natural Science Course

Algebra/Advanced Mathematics (3-4 credits)

English Composition/Writing (6 credits)

Communication/Public Speaking (3 credits)

Emergency Medical Technician (with lab) (4 credits)

Not offered at Pitt-Johnstown

Addition General Education Courses (35-36 credits)


*Must include all body systems, e.g., digestive system, respiratory system, etc.

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