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

Contact CAAHEP

Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs

25400 US Highway 19 N Ste 158, Clearwater, FL 33763 (727) 210-2350 

Contact CoAEMSP

8301 Lakeview Parkway, Suite 111-312 Rowlett TX 75088

(214) 703-8445

  • National Registry Paramedic Written Exam

    2015-2017: THREE-YEAR AVERAGE MADISON COLLEGE

    Attempted the exam: 72

    First-attempt pass: 84.72% (61/72)

    Cumulative pass within three attempts: 95.83% (69/72)

    Failed all six attempts: 0% (0/72)

    Eligible for retest: 2.78% (2/72)

    Did not complete within two years: 0% (0/72)



    2015-2017: THREE-YEAR NATIONAL AVERAGE

    First-attempt pass: 73%

    Cumulative pass within three attempts: 86%

    Cumulative pass within six attempts: 88%

    Failed all six attempts: 1%

    Eligible for retest: 7%

    Did not complete within two years: 4%

  • National Registry Paramedic Practical Exam

    2015

    Passed all stations on first attempt: 100% (33/33)

    Passed all stations within two attempts: 100% (33/33)

    Passed all stations within three attempts: 100% (33/33)

    Required remediation and retest: 0/32

    2016

    Passed all stations on first attempt: 100% (25/25)

    Passed all stations within two attempts: 100% (25/25)

    Passed all stations within three attempts: 100% (25/25)

    Required remediation and retest: 0/25

    2017

    Passed all stations on first attempt: 100% (14/14)

    Passed all stations within two attempts: 100% (14/14)

    Passed all stations within three attempts: 100% (14/14)

    Required remediation and retest: 0/14

  • Paramedic Program Retention

    SPRING 2015

    Students enrolled: 22

    Non-academic Attrition: 4

    Professional attrition: 1

    Academic attrition: 1

    Retention percentage: 72.7%

    FALL 2015

    Students enrolled: 22

    Non-academic attrition: 1

    Professional attrition: 0

    Academic attrition: 2

    Retention percentage: 86.3%

    SPRING 2016

    Students enrolled: 17

    Non-academic Attrition: 3

    Professional attrition: 1

    Academic attrition: 3

    Retention percentage: 58.8%

    Spring 2017

    Students enrolled: 11

    In progress: 9

    Non-academic Attrition: 2

    Professional attrition: 0

    Academic attrition: 0

    Retention percentage: 81.8%

  • Paramedic Program Positive Placement

    2016

    Graduates: 30

    Employment surveys returned: 24

    Available for Employment: 20

    Employed in related field: 19

    2017

    Graduates: 13

    Employment surveys returned: 7

    Available for Employment: 6

    Employed in related field: 6

    EMPLOYERS

    Baraboo District Ambulance

    City of Sun Prairie

    Deer-Grove EMS

    Divine Savior Healthcare

    Grafton Fire Dept

    McFarland EMS

    Monona Fire Dept

    Reedsburg Area Ambulance

    Ryan Brothers Ambulance

    South Shore Fire Dept

    Town of Madison College

  • National Registry Advance EMT (AEMT) Written Exam

    2015-2017: three-YEAR AVERAGE MADISON COLLEGE

    Attempted the exam: 121

    First-attempt pass: 79.3% (96/121)

    Cumulative pass within three attempts: 90% (109/121)

    Failed all six attempts: 0% (0/121)

    Eligible for retest: 5.8%  (7/121)

    Did not complete within 2 years: 4.1% (5/121)

    2015-2017: three-year NATIONAL AVERAGE

    First-attempt pass: 57%

    Cumulative pass within three attempts: 72%

    Failed all six attempts: 1%

    Eligible for retest: 17%

    Did not complete within 2 years: 9%

  • National Registry Advanced EMT (AEMT) Practical Exam

    2015

    Passed all stations on first attempt: 97.8% (45/46)

    Passed all stations within three attempts: 100% (46/46)

    Required remediation and retest: 0% (0/46)

    2016

    Passed all stations on first attempt: 100% (32/32)

    Passed all stations within three attempts: 100% (32/32)

    Required remediation and retest: 0% (0/32)

    2017

    Passed all stations on first attempt: 100% (48/48)

    Passed all stations within three attempts: 100% (48/48)

    Required remediation and retest: 0% (0/48)

  • National Registry EMT Written Exam

    2015-2017: THREE-YEAR AVERAGE MADISON COLLEGE

    Attempted the exam: 506

    First-attempt pass: 84.2% (426/506)

    Cumulative pass within three attempts: 92.1% (466/506)

    Cumulative pass within six attempts: 92.7% (469/506)

    Failed all six attempts: 0.2% (1/506)

    Eligible for retest: 2.4% (21/506)

    Did not complete within 2 years: 4.2% (12/506)

    2012-2015: THREE-YEAR NATIONAL AVERAGE

    First-attempt pass: 68%

    Cumulative pass within three attempts: 80%

    Cumulative pass within six attempts: 81%

    Failed all six attempts: 0%

    Eligible for retest: 12%

    Did not complete within 2 years: 7%

Contact Emergency Medical Services

Madison Truax Campus

Protective Services Building, 100

1701 Pearson Street

Madison, Wisconsin 53704

ems@madisoncollege.edu

608.246.5250

Fax: 608.616.1590

Hours

  • Monday – Friday: 9 am - 5:30 pm