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Paramedic Programs

Our selective admission Paramedic Programs teach basic and advanced life support procedures. Certified paramedics are the primary care providers in advanced level ambulances and fire departments.

Program Options

Selective Admission

Degree

Certificates

Level 1

Prepare to Apply for Certification

Successful completion of our Paramedic Programs entitles you to sit for the National Registry Examination and apply for certification through the Texas Department of State Health Services.

Program Outcomes

  National Registry First Time Pass National Registry Overall Pass Retention Placement:
Graduates who sought jobs or furthered education
2017 83% 94% 78% 100%
2016 92% 100% 73% 100%
2015 94% 100% 68% 100%

Accreditation

Our Paramedic Program is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP) upon the recommendation of the Committee on Accreditation of Educational Programs for the Emergency Medical Services Professions (CoAEMSP).

Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP)
25400 US Highway 19 N., Suite 158
Clearwater, FL 33763
727-210-2350

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

 

Contact

Jeff McDonald, Coordinator EMS Program
817-515-6448
jeff.mcdonald@tccd.edu

Northeast Campus

Health Sciences Department
Building NHSC, Room 1131
828 W. Harwood Road
Hurst, TX 76054
817-515-6435
817-515-6054
health.sciences@tccd.edu

Updated April 23, 2018