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COVID Update:

EFSC has returned to normal pre-COVID operations, with full capacity on-campus classes and events. Click for the COVID Reporting Requirements and the Return to Campus Approval Process which remain in place. See the Student Services Guide for on-campus services available on a walk-in basis or by appointment, plus virtual options. Read the latest updates.

Applying to EMS

Admission to the Emergency Medical Technician and Paramedic programs are limited. Please check each program's application process for details. To fill out the online application for the Public Safety Institute, click below.

 

Welcome to EFSC's Emergency Medical Services Website

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Here you will find links and information relating to Eastern Florida State College's EMS programs application's process and much more. We, the faculty and staff at EMS, look forward to seeing you in one of our classes. Admission to the Emergency Medical Services program is limited and the process involves a separate Public Safety Institute Application, along with attendance at mandatory meetings before acceptance. Interested students should click on the links below for the program of their choice.

Associate in Science

     •EMERGENCY MEDICAL SERVICES

Applied Technology Diploma

     •EMERGENCY MEDICAL TECHNICIAN - BASIC

College Credit Certificate

     •PARAMEDIC

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Accreditation Information

The Eastern Florida State Collage Paramedic Program is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP) upon the recommendation of the Committee on Accreditation of Educational Programs for the Emergency Medical Services Professions (CoAEMSP).

Contact Information:
Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs


1361 Park Street


Clearwater, FL 33756


727-210-2350


www.caahep.org

EMS Program Objective

The Objective of Eastern Florida State College’s EMT and Paramedic Program is to prepare competent entry-level Emergency Medical Technician-Paramedics in the Cognitive (knowledge), Psychomotor (skills) and Affective (behavior) learning domains.

2020 Paramedic Program Outcomes

The following are EFSC EMS Paramedic program outcomes as reported to the Committee on Accreditation of Educational Programs for the Emergency Medical Services Professions (CoAEMSP):

2020 Annual Outcomes*

National Registry Written Examination: 96.6%

Retention: 78.4%

Positive (Job) Placement: 82.8%

*As of  February 20, 2022

Contact Us

ADVISING INFORMATION:
Melissa Walker, Student Advisor
Melbourne Campus, Building 8,
Room 201-B
walkerme@easternflorida.edu
321-433-5637

PROGRAM LEADERSHIP:
Orlando Dominguez, EMS Program Director
Melbourne Campus, Building 8,
Room 201-F
dominguezo@easternflorida.edu
321-433-7359

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