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Emergency medical services student outcomes

Paramedic Program Outcomes CAAHEP Accredited Paramedic Programs and CoAEMSP Letter of Review (LoR) Programs track and report outcome measures annually to the Committee on Accreditation for the Emergency Medical Services Professions (CoAEMSP). The most current CoAEMSP Annual Report was for the calendar year 2018.

The most recent success rate for the National Registry of EMT Paramedic/State Cognitive exam was 86%. The most recent positive placement rate for graduates was 85%. Positive placement is defined by the CoAEMSP as ‘Employed full or part-time in a related field and/or continuing his/her education and/or serving in the military’. Positive placement is measured at completion of the program. The most recent retention rate was 97%.

Stark State EMS national registry pass rates 2018

Program
# of candidates
# passing
% pass rate
State of Ohio threshold
EMS: EMR (First Responder)
21
17
81%
80% overall pass rate
EMS: EMT
117
85
73%
80% overall pass rate
EMS: Advanced EMT
0
0
0%
80% overall pass rate
EMS: Paramedic*
37
32
86%
80% overall pass rate

* For the 2018 cohort of paramedic graduates, retention rate of 97%  and 85% had a positive placement of employment within six months of graduation.

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