Paramedic Program

Paramedic Program

The clinical portion of the Paramedic program at Bossier Parish Community College is completed in groups or cohorts. There are day and evening cohorts and on and off campus cohorts. When a student applies to the Paramedic program, they must apply to join a specific cohort.


Application Process

The clinical portion of the paramedic program is completed in groups or cohorts. Students apply for acceptance into a specific cohort once all of the prerequisites are met or will be met prior to when the cohort will begin the paramedic courses. Contact the program director for more information on when future cohorts will begin and how to apply for admission.


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Program Prerequisites

  • Must hold a current State of Louisiana EMT license for the duration of the program. You may apply if you have finished your EMT program but have not tested. You must successfully complete the testing process before the beginning of the program.
  • Current AHA BLS for Healthcare Providers certification
  • Place out of READ 099 by ACT or COMPASS or complete the course with at least a C.
  • Place out of MATH 097 by ACT or COMPASS or complete the course with at least a C.
  • Place out of ENGL 099 by ACT or placement or complete the course with at least a C.
  • Complete BLGY 230 and 231 (or equivalent from another institution) with at least a “C” in each course.
  • Submit a complete application by the deadline.

Program Contact Information

Jeffery D. Anderson, NREMTP
Building B Room 306
Office Phone 318-678-6403 (leave message)
janderson@bpcc.edu