University of Toronto - Scarborough

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Paramedicine (Joint Centennial) (HBSc)

University of Toronto - Scarborough

Faculty:Biological Sciences
Degree:Bachelor; Honours
Field of Study:Emergency Medical Technology/Technician (EMT Paramedic)
Course Based:Yes
Length:4 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
National: $6,100
International: $58,160

Please visit our website to learn more about tuition and fees.

Careers:Emergency Medical Technicians (Paramedics)


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.


Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%)*80 to 100
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 
  •  Grade12 Calculus and Vectors 
Applicants are required to have a High school diploma (OSSD), at least six (6) Grade 12 "U" or "M" courses.
Test Scores:
  • Canadian Academic English Language Assessment or Test of English as a Foreign Language (Internet Based) [min. 100] or Test of English as a Foreign Language (Paper Based) [min. 600] or International English Language Testing System (academic or immigration) [min. 6.5]

* The entrance grade may change from year to year. Please contact the school for further information.

* We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

Modified on July 19, 2023