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Current Emergency Response Professionals:  Current professionals in Emergency Response careers who wish to complete a bachelor’s degree. The major is designed to complement the professional preparation coursework they have already completed in order to be licensed in their profession, and to enhance their skills by providing a broader, community health based perspective.

Undergraduates interested in pursuing an Emergency Response profession: Students intending to pursue careers as firefighters, paramedics, or other First Response professions. These students may already be pursuing the coursework necessary for licensure, or may be planning to after they complete their degree at EIU.

First Responder Worksheet (pdf)

First Responder - 4 Year Plan (pdf)

First Responder - 2 Year Plan (pdf)