Emergency Medical Services Professions


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Welcome to the Emergency Medical Services Professions Program

The Emergency Medical Services Professions program prepares students for careers in paramedicine, one of the most fast-paced and challenging jobs in the industry. Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics provide immediate, life-saving care to patients, either as part of an emergency response system or non-emergency services. ACC offers all three levels of training: EMT, AEMT, and Paramedic. Learn more by following the links below, or check out the EMS Professions FAQ.

Outcomes Overview

ACC EMSP National Registry Pass Rates

2016 2017 2018
Number of Students 27 32 31
Written Exam First Attempt 96% 97% 100%
Written Exam within 3 Attempts 100% 100% 100%
Psychomotor Exam Success 100% 100% 100%

Program Retention Rates

Spring Summer Fall
Students/Retention 2015 10 (100%) 11 (100)% 15 (88%)
Students/Retention 2016 10 (80%) 11 (91%) 13 (85%)
Students/Retention 2017 14 (64%) 14 (71%) In Progress

Job Placement Rates

2016 2017 2018
Placement in Related Field 78% 88% 83%
Placement in Unrelated Field 4% 3% 3%
Continuing Education 7% 3% 0%
Military 7% 0% 0%
Unknown 4% 6% 14%

Our program is nationally accredited through the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Educational Programs (CAAHEP), upon recommendation of the Committee on Accreditation of Educational Programs for the Emergency Medical Services Professions (CoAEMSP), 8301 Lakeview Parkway, Suite 111-312, Rowlett, TX 75088, (214) 703-8445, Accreditation #600063
www.coaemsp.org

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EMS Professions Updates

  • Paramedic Application Deadline Extended

    The EMS Professions application deadline has been extended to December 20, 2019. There is still time to submit your application for Spring 2020! Visit the Application Process page for more information.

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  • The ACC Early Alert Referral System

    The ACC Early Alert Referral System (EARS) is a new resource hub for ACC students seeking assistance with Academics, Health Care, Child and Family Care, Mental Health, Transportation, Civil Rights, Food Assistance, and more. Click here to visit the website.

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  • EMS Professions Courses at Hays Campus

    EMS Professions courses will be offered at the Hays campus starting in Fall 2018. Applications are currently being accepted.

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