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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 1
Incomplete (I) grades from fall 2014 semester for which faculty have not submitted final grades will become an "F" after this date.

March 13
Last day for filing Graduation Petitions.

March 16 -22
Spring Break.

March 23
Classes resume after Spring Break

March 25
Spring 2015 semester classes begin.

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.

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