College credit is granted for all course work successfully completed through Brookhaven College for the EMT Basic, Paramedic or Associate’s Degree in Paramedicine. If a student has previously earned a minimum of the EMT Basic Certification, non college credit, whether it was at an independent or fire service-based EMS school, a high school, another agency, or out-of-state, college credit may be awarded via credit-by-exam.
The following are courses that are eligible for credit-by-exam
Students who have EMT-Basic certification from another state may enroll in the paramedic courses, but must become certified in the State of Texas before the start of clinical internships of the paramedic course.
Students wishing to transfer previous credit to Brookhaven College for the Associate in Applied Science – Paramedicine, must complete 25 percent of the program curriculum at Brookhaven College. Evaluation of support courses for the AAS degree in paramedicine is done in the Brookhaven College Admissions Office. Degree planning for the support courses can be done in the
Advising and Counseling Center.