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School of Human and Protective Services


Protective Services Education Building 100
1701 Pearson Street
Madison WI 53704

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Hours:
Monday - Thursday: 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. 
Friday: 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. 

Paramedic Accreditation

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

    2012-2015: THREE-YEAR AVERAGE MADISON COLLEGE
    Attempted the exam: 91
    First-attempt pass: 95% (86/91)
    Cumulative pass within three attempts: 100% (91/91)
    Cumulative pass within six attempts: 100% (91/91)
    Failed all six attempts: 0% (0/91)
    Eligible for retest: 0% (0/91)
    Did not complete within two years: 0% (0/91)

    2012-2015: THREE-YEAR NATIONAL AVERAGE
    Attempted the exam: 34168
    First-attempt pass: 74%
    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: 5%

  • National Registry Paramedic Practical Exam

    2013
    Passed all stations on first attempt: 76% (25/33)
    Passed all stations within two attempts: 91 % (30/33)
    Passed all stations within three attempts: 100% (33/33)
    Required remediation and retest: 0/33

    2014
    Passed all stations on first attempt: 17% (5/29)
    Passed all stations within two attempts: 90% (26/29)
    Passed all stations within three attempts: 100% (29/29)
    Required remediation and retest: 0/33

    2015
    Passed all stations on first attempt: 28% (5/18)
    Passed all stations within two attempts: 83% (15/18)
    Passed all stations within three attempts: 100% (18/18)
    Required remediation and retest: 0/18

  • Paramedic Program Retention

    ACCELERATED 2011/12
    Students enrolled: 20
    Non-academic attrition: 0
    Professional attrition: 0
    Academic attrition: 1
    Retention percentage: 95%

    2011/12
    Students enrolled: 20
    Non-academic attrition: 1
    Professional attrition: 1
    Academic attrition: 1
    Retention percentage: 85%

    ACCELERATED 2012/13
    Students enrolled: 17
    Non-academic attrition: 0
    Professional attrition: 1
    Academic attrition: 2
    Retention percentage: 82%

    2012-13
    Students enrolled: 20
    Non-academic attrition: 0
    Professional attrition: 0
    Academic attrition: 3
    Retention percentage: 85%

    ACCELERATED 2013/14
    Students enrolled: 17
    Non-academic attrition: 0
    Professional attrition: 0
    Academic attrition: 3
    Retention percentage: 82%

    2013-14
    Students enrolled: 20
    Non-academic attrition: 1
    Professional attrition: 1
    Academic attrition: 4
    Retention percentage: 70%

    FALL 2014-15
    Students enrolled: 23
    Non-academic attrition: 0
    Professional attrition: 0
    Academic attrition: 6
    Retention percentage: 74%

    SPRING 2015
    Students enrolled: 22
    In progress: 16
    Non-academic Attrition: 4
    Professional attrition: 1
    Academic attrition: 1
    Retention percentage: 73%

    FALL 2015-16
    Students enrolled: 22
    In progress: 19
    Non-academic attrition: 1
    Professional attrition: 0
    Academic attrition: 2
    Retention percentage: 86%

  • Paramedic Program Positive Placement

    2014
    Graduates: 21
    Employment surveys returned: 8/21 (38%)

    EMPLOYERS
    Blooming Grove Fire Department
    City of Milwaukee Fire Department
    City of Sun Prairie
    Deer-Grove EMS
    Divine Savior Healthcare
    Madison Fire Department
    Paratech Ambulance Service
    Ryan Brothers Ambulance

  • National Registry Advance EMT (AEMT) Written Exam

    2012-2015: three-YEAR AVERAGE MADISON COLLEGE
    Attempted the exam: 89
    First-attempt pass: 74% (66/89)
    Cumulative pass within three attempts: 90% (80/89)
    Cumulative pass within six attempts: 91% (81/89)
    Failed all six attempts: 0% (0/89)
    Eligible for retest: 8%  (7/89)
    Did not complete within 2 years: 1% (1/89)

    2012-2015: three-year NATIONAL AVERAGE
    Attempted the exam: 13834
    First-attempt pass: 56%
    Cumulative pass within three attempts: 73%
    Cumulative pass within three attempts: 74%
    Failed all six attempts: 0%
    Eligible for retest: 16%
    Did not complete within 2 years: 10%

  • National Registry Advanced EMT (AEMT) Practical Exam

    2015
    Passed all stations on first attempt: 45% (9/20)
    Passed all stations within two attempts: 100% (20/20)
    Passed all stations within three attempts: 100% (18/18)
    Required remediation and retest: 0% (0/20)

  • National Registry EMT Written Exam
    2012-2015: THREE-YEAR AVERAGE MADISON COLLEGE

    Attempted the exam: 563
    First-attempt pass: 86% (486/563)
    Cumulative pass within three attempts: 94% (527/563)
    Cumulative pass within six attempts: 94% (528/563)
    Failed all six attempts: 0% (0/563)
    Eligible for retest: 4% (21/563)
    Did not complete within 2 years: 3% (15/563)

    2012-2015: THREE-YEAR NATIONAL AVERAGE
    Attempted the exam: 254033
    First-attempt pass: 69%
    Cumulative pass within three attempts: 80%
    Cumulative pass within six attempts: 80%
    Failed all six attempts: 0%
    Eligible for retest: 11%
    Did not complete within 2 years: 9%

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