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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 30, 2015, start date. Download the Paramedic Program application (Word file). Application deadline(with a $35 application fee) is Friday, January 30, 2015, by 3 p.m.

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 process for PSFH is now closed. To be placed on the notification list for a January 2016 start date, contact PSFH at 847.316.6117. Applications will be available on this page in summer 2015.

For more information, contact Stanley Kimura, department chair, at 847.635.1827 or kimuras@oakton.edu.

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IMPORTANT DATES


March 25
Registration opens for summer 2015.

March 29
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 8
Registration opens for fall 2015 semester.

May 14, 15
Evaluation Days.

May 15
Last day of student attendance.

May 18
First summer 2015 interim classes begin.

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

May 19
Faculty grading due.

May 19
Commencement.

May 25
Memorial Day holiday, College closed.

June 8
Summer 2015 eight-week session begins.

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