Program description - September 2023
This program is designed to provide students with the knowledge and skills to practice emergency pre-hospital medical/trauma care and to function as an integral member of the health-care team in assisting victims of injury or illness. Graduates of the program will have demonstrated the ability to safely and competently care for individuals of all ages, in emergency and non-emergency situations and to administer emergency treatment and care measures. The program provides a rich learning environment that utilizes classroom education, immersive simulation, various interprofessional exercises, and clinical exposure to prepare students with the knowledge, skills, attitudes and critical thinking for proficiency within the critical care and community care environments. Clinical work-integrated learning (WIL) at a hospital and field site with an ambulance service allows students the opportunity to assess emergency patient needs based on factors such as condition, severity, age, stress and anxiety. Paramedics must have the ability to work and practice sound decision making within stressful environments and function as a leader in often chaotic situations.
- This is a highly competitive program. Apply by February 1 (for September). Please read the Oversubscribed Programs information on our Admission Information web page.
- Students living outside of Ontario are not eligible for oversubscribed programs.
Tuition & fees
Tuition and fee details for the 2022-2023 year are listed below. Fees for the next academic year are unavailable at this time. Books and supplies are additional.
Canadian fee details
|Description||Fall 2022||Winter 2023|
|Program Tuition Fee (ACR)||$1710.00||$1710.00|
|Capital Development Fee||$81.77||$81.77|
|CSI Health Plan Fee||$300.00||-|
|CSI Advocacy Fee||$8.00||$8.00|
|CSI Association Fee||$102.00||$102.00|
|CSI Legal Protection||$30.00||-|
|Graduation/Alumni Services Fee||$25.00||$25.00|
|ONE Card Fee||$7.50||$7.50|
|Technology Enhancement Fee||$125.00||$125.00|
|Work-Integrated Learning (WIL) Documentation Fee||$112.00||-|
|CSI - Student Frosh Kit Fee (optional)||$70.00||-|
|CSI Event Fee and Campus Life (optional)||$30.00||$30.00|
|CSI Student Clubs and Societies (optional)||$4.00||$4.00|
|Sustainability Fee (optional)||$5.00||$5.00|
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Program device & software requirements
This program requires you to have a device that meets certain specifications. For most students, this cost is in addition to the tuition & fees listed above.view device requirements
Awards & scholarships
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