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EMT Program Accreditation

The NWACC Paramedic Science Program is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Program upon the recommendation of the Committee on Services Professions (CoAEMSP).

The Paramedic Sciences Program follows the National Education Standards for EMS education. Courses are approved through the Arkansas Department of Health.

CoEMSP Paramedic Outcomes for NWACC

Three year averages - 2015, 2016, and 2017:

  • First attempt at National Registry Written Certification Exam - 93%
  • Attrition rate from program - 8%
  • Job placement upon graduation - 100%


Further accreditation information:

Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs
25400 US Highway 19 North, Suite 158
Clearwater, FL  33763
Committee on Accreditation of Educational Programs for the Emergency Medical Services Professions
8301 Lakeview Parkway, Suite 111-312
Rowlett, TX  75088
(214) 703-8445
Fax (214) 703-8892