Mission Statement & Learning Outcomes

To provide an exceptional educational experience that enables the motivated student to become an exemplary paramedic and a leader in the profession. At the completion of the program, the graduate of the Stony Brook University EMS Programs will demonstrate the ability to comprehend, apply, and evaluate clinical information; demonstrate technical proficiency in all skills necessary; and exhibit personal behaviors consistent with professional and employer expectations for paramedics in the United States.

Learning Outcomes

Goal 1: Students will demonstrate clinical competence of an entry-level paramedic

            Student Learning Outcomes:

  • Students will deliver prehospital emergency medical care and transport to the sick and injured in accordance with New York State EMS protocol

  • Students will demonstrate basic knowledge and understanding of medical and trauma emergencies  

Goal 2: Students will possess critical thinking skills

            Student Learning Outcomes:

  • Students will adequately respond to challenges faced during emergency medical situations
  • Students will show the ability to provide care in a timely manner

Goal 3: Students will practice with professional values

            Student Learning Outcomes:

  • Students will display professional and ethical conduct in the performance of their duties.

  • Students demonstrate life-long learning 

Goal 4: Students will display effective communication skills

            Student Learning Outcomes:

  • Students will demonstrate written communication skills
  • Students will demonstrate oral communication skills as members of healthcare teams