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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

    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%

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