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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

Faculty Profile

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Most people would rather go to the dentist than speak in public. Robert Gynn, professor of speech and theater, makes the process a lot less painful.



July 24
Incomplete (I) grades from spring 2014 semester for which faculty have not submitted final grades will become an "F" after this date.*

July 31
Classes end.

August 4
Faculty grading due.

August 4
Second summer interim classes begin.

August 18
Faculty return for fall 2014 semester.

August 22
Second summer interim classes end.

August 25
Fall 2014 semester classes begin.

August 28
Second summer interim faculty grading due.

September 1
Labor Day holiday. College closed.

September 21
Last day to submit proof of residency, business service agreements and chargebacks/joint agreements.

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