Program Information

School: University of Toronto – Scarborough
Faculty: Biological Sciences
Degree: Bachelor; Honours
Field of Study: Emergency Medical Technology/Technician (EMT Paramedic)
Description: With the Joint program in Paramedicine between UTSC and Centennial College, students will supplement an academic grounding in the Sciences with the practical knowledge and skills required for this demanding and highly specialized field. This program provides an ideal opportunity for a rewarding career as a Paramedic – a professional in the health sciences/medical field. It combines the academic aspects of University study with the practical aspects of College study.

The Honours B.Sc. degree program from University of Toronto leads to qualification for the Paramedic diploma from Centennial College of applied arts & technology. With this students become eligible to take the Ministry of Health Emergency Care Medical Attendant exams required to qualify as a paramedic. This challenging program combines theory, laboratory work and extensive practical field experience.

URL: Paramedicine (HBSc) at University of Toronto – Scarborough
Course Based: Yes
Length: 4 Year(s)
Cost per year:*

The cost listed is effective for the 2018-2019 academic year.

Careers: Emergency Medical Technicians (Paramedics)

Admission Requirements

Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%)* 85 to 100
Prerequisites:*

These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.

  •  Grade12 English 
  •  Grade12 Advanced Functions 
  •  Grade12 Biology 
  •  Grade12 Chemistry 

Applicants are required to have a High school diploma (OSSD), at least six (6) Grade 12 “U” or “M” courses.