Sarah Bush Lincoln Health Center

104 Professional Plaza
Mattoon, IL 61938

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Main telephone 217.258.2403
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Other sites Sarah Bush Lincoln Health Center-EMS
5001 Lake Land Boulevard
Mattoon, IL 61938
Contact person name Shirley Sherwood
Contact person title EMSC
Contact person e-mail Email
Contact person phone 217.258.2403
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Public or private Public
Type of school Allied Health
Degrees offered Certificate of completion - EMS associate degree
School accreditation Approved by Illinois Department of Public Health
Specialized accreditation Ohio Board of Nurses accredits our 12-Lead EKG program.

Specialized licensure Our EMS program run through Lake Land College and is accreditation by CoAEMSP.
Setting Suburban (within commuting distance of a large city)
Closest major metropolitan area Champaign/Urbana
Population of city the school is in 18,441
Distance from campus to city center 2 miles
Public transportation to campus Yes
Student parking on campus Yes
Campus size College campus is large, off sight location is 2200 sq. feet
County Coles
Visitor information website
School visit availability By appointment
Contact to set up school visit EMS Office
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Number of full time, male students 15
Number of full time, female students 4
Total number of full time students 19
Total number of students Varies
Other enrollment information Enrollment varies by semester. We tend to have more male participants than female though.
Other racial-ethnic background information Varies
Percentage of students from out of state 0%
Percentage of students from outside the US 0%
Percentage of students 25 or older 40%
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Costs (for proprietary schools) Advanced Cardiac Life Support: 2 day: $150; 1 day recertification: $125
Pediatric Advance Life Support Course: 2 day: $150 ; 1 day recertification: $125
International Trauma Life Support: 2 day: $150 ; 1 day recertification: $125
CPR: Healthcare Provider: $50
Heart Saver Adult/Peds: $50
Heart Saver AED: $50
First Aid Course: $50
Prehospital RN Course: Provider Course: $250 ; Continuing Education Credits: $25/day
Academic program/major Yes
Deferment plan (you can pay part of your tuition at the start of the term and the rest at the end of the term) Yes
Installment plan (you can pay tuition in several payments over the course of the term) Yes
Other tuition payment plan information This would primarily go through the college. We only do billing for specialty programs.
Veterans Yes
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Financial aid contact person Tynia Kessler
Financial aid contact title Director of Financial Aid and Veteran Services
Financial aid phone 217.234.5217
Fax 217.234.5390
Submit these forms Check with Lakeland College in Mattoon, IL
Application deadline (for fall term) Check with Lakeland College in Mattoon, IL
Need-based scholarships and grants
Federal Pell Grants Yes
Privately-sponsored scholarships and grants Yes
Student employment
Work study Yes
Veteran's benefits
Veteran's benefits, such as the GI Bill, are honored Yes
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Admissions contact person Shirley Sherwood
Admissions contact title EMS System Coordinator
Admissions contact e-mail Email
Admissions phone (local) 217.258.2403
High school education High school diploma required and GED accepted.
Other education requirements for admission Bio 150
Admission is available Varies by year
Submit these items:
Application Required for all students
College transcript Required for all students
High school transcript or GED certificate Required for all students
Other application materials Physical exam, background check,drug screening, vaccination records, and valid drivers license
Other application requirements information Healthcare provider CPR
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Certificate or diploma Yes
Associate Yes
Academic calendar Twice per year (minimum)
Number of faculty on campus 4
Student faculty ratio 25:1
Part time Yes
Summer school Yes
Other attendance options EMT Basic available in summer
Computers on campus for student use Yes
Computer lab available to students Yes
Online registration for classes Yes
Other computing info at Lake Land College
Audio tape Yes
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Housing contact person Jasmine Ballard
Housing contact title EMS Course Director - Lake Land College
Housing contact e-mail Email
Housing phone 217.234.5370
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Academic advising Yes
Reading and study skills courses Yes
Disabilities contact title EMS Office
Disabilities contact phone 217.258.2403
Designated parking Yes
Learning aids Yes
Registration assistance Yes
Services for students with learning disabilities Yes
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Had a full-time job offer within six months of graduation 90%
Career counseling Yes
Placement assistance Yes
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