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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 Rate45%48%60%51%
Attrition Rate55%52%40%49%
Year of Graduation2016-20172015-20162014-2015Three-Year Average
Employment Rates of Graduates,
6-12 Months Post-Graduation
60%90%80%91%

Board Exam Data

Year of Graduation2016-20172015-20162014-2015Three-Year Average
First Attempt Pass Rate100%80%88%86%
Overall Pass Rate100%100%88%95%
National Pass Rate - First Attempt74%71%72%72%
National Pass Rate - Overall88%87%88%88%

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

Total Program Enrollment — 8

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