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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.


Advocate Lutheran General Hospital (ALGH)
Applications are now available for a March 21, 2016, start date. Download the Paramedic Program application (PDF file).

Submit to:
Advocate Lutheran General Hospital
Emergency Medicine Services System
8820 Dempster Street
Niles, IL  60714

For hard copies of the application form, contact the ALGH EMS System Office at 847.723.5430 or Oakton's Division of Mathematics and Technologies at 847.635.1688.


Presence Saint Francis Hospital (PSFH)
The application period for PSFH is now closed. To be placed on a wait list, contact PSFH at 847.316.6117.

For more information, contact Michael Doocy, program coordinator, at 847.635.1435 or mdoocy@oakton.edu.

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IMPORTANT DATES


February 14
Last day to withdraw from 16-week courses and have course dropped from record*.

February 15
Presidents Day holiday, College closed.

February 16
Last day to change to audit for 16-week courses.

February 28
Incomplete (I) grades from fall 2015 semester for which faculty have not submitted final grades will become an "F" after this date.

March 11
Last day for filing Graduation Petitions.

March 14 -20
Spring Break

March 21
Classes resume after Spring Break.

March 23
Registration opens for summer 2016 semester.

March 27
Last day to withdraw with a "W" from 16-week courses; Students will receive a grade in all courses in which they are enrolled after March 29.

April 6
Registration opens for fall 2016 semester.


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