About the program:
Be on the front lines of saving lives with an Emergency Medical Services Professions Certificate from Kilgore College. As first responders to accidents and disasters, EMTs keep people alive until they are transported to a hospital. Kilgore's Emergency Medical Services Professions Program prepares students for diverse careers in the medical field. The program teaches you many life saving skills, required for the fast-advancing world of EMS (Emergency Medical Services). The graduates work at numerous fire departments, private EMS services and hospitals. The student has the choice of completing a certificate or a degree.
|Pass Rates/Retention/Job Placement for 2017||Percentages|
|NREMT/State Written Exam Pass Rate||92.3%|
|Program Retention Rate||72.2%|
|Positive Job Placement||100%|
- EMSP 1471 Anatomy & Physiology
- MDCA 1313 Medical Terminology
- EMSP 1501 EMT – Basic
- EMSP 1360 EMT-Clinical
- EMSP - Associate Degree
- EMT Certificate Paramedic 42-Hour
- EMT Certificate - 15-Hour
- COURSE DESCRIPTIONS for Emergency Medical Services Professions
NOTE: For students in this course who may have a criminal background, please be advised that the background could keep you from being licensed by the State of Texas. If you have a question about your background and licensure, please speak with your faculty member or the department chair. You also have the right to request a criminal history evaluation letter from the applicable licensing agency.
The Kilgore College EMS Program is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (www.caahep.org) upon the recommendation of the Committee on Accreditation of Educational Programs for the Emergency Medical Services Professions (CoAEMSP).
Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs
25400 US Highway 19 N., Suite 158
Clearwater, FL 33763
To contact CoAEMSP:
8301 Lakeview Parkway Suite 111-312
Rowlett, TX 75088
FAX (214) 703-8992