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Paramedic Program

Paramedic Program

Oakton's paramedic classes (FIR 221, FIR 222, FIR 223, and  FIR 224) are offered through cooperative agreements with Presence St. Francis Hospital and Advocate Lutheran General Hospital. Program participants are selected through a competitive process that involves submission of an application and a range of assessment tests and interviews.

Presence Saint Francis Hospital (PSFH)
Applications are now available for a January 6, 2015, start date. Download the Assessment Testing application (Word file). Deadline is Friday, October 3, 2014, by 3 p.m.

Submit to:
Presence Saint Francis Hospital
EMS Office
355 Ridge Ave.
Evanston, IL 60016

For hard copies of the application forms, contact the PSFH EMS office at 847.316.6117 or Oakton's Division of Mathematics and Technologies at 847.635.1827.

Advocate Lutheran General Hospital (ALGH)
To be placed on the ALGH waiting list for a tentative late March 2015 start date, contact ALGH at 847.723.5430. Applications will be available on this page in late August 2014.

For more information, contact Stanley Kimura, department chair, at 847.635.1827 or

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November 11
Veterans Day holiday. College closed.

November 19
Registration opens for spring 2015 semester.

November 27, 28
Thanksgiving recess. College closed.

November 29, 30
Thanksgiving recess. No classes; College open.

December 16, 17
Evaluation Days.

December 17
Last day of student attendance.

December 18
Grading Day. Faculty on campus and available to students at designated times.

December 19
Grades due.

December 24 - January 4
College closed.

January 12
Faculty return for spring 2015 semester.

January 16
Winterim classes end.

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