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All stats listed below are for the Certificate and Associate of Science Paramedic programs

Student Success

Year of Graduation2016-20172015-20162014-2015Three-Year Average
Graduation Rate57%36%80%57.1%
Attrition Rate38%55%20%38.1%
Year of Graduation2015-20162014-20152013-2014Three-Year Average
Employment Rates of Graduates,
12 Months Post-Graduation
90%80%86%85.1%

Board Exam Data

Year of Graduation2015-20162014-20152013-2014Three-Year Average
First Attempt Pass Rate80%88%100%89%
Overall Pass Rate100%88%100%95%
National Pass Rate - First Attempt71%72%74%N/A
National Pass Rate - Overall87%88%89%N/A

Current Enrollment Profile (includes all active students in the programs)

Total Program Enrollment — 20

Age

  • Average — 32.0
  • Range — 20 to 54

Race/Ethnicity

  • American Indian/Alaskan Native — 0%
  • Asian — 0%
  • Black/African American — 0%
  • Hispanic — 5.0%
  • Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander — 0%
  • White — 85.0%
  • Two or More Races — 0%
  • Not Specified or Unknown — 10.0%

Gender

  • Females — 30.0%
  • Males — 70.0%

Entering GPAs

  • Average — TBD
  • Range — TBD

Students Receiving Financial Aid* — 55.0%

Student to Faculty Ratio

  • Classroom Setting — 12 students to 1 faculty
  • Laboratory Setting — 6 students to 1 faculty
  • Clinical Setting — N/A

Applicant Statistics (for Fall 2017)

Number Admitted and Enrolled — 4

Number of Applicants  — 16

Three-year Average Number of Applicants — 26


*Financial Aid can refer to loans, scholarships, grants, tuition waivers, etc.

Last updated: October 2017