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EMS Department
Health Science and Emergency Services
Dear Prospective Student,

Thank you for your interest in the Emergency Medical Technician – Paramedic education program at Collin College. These two programs are accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs ( upon the recommendation of the Committee on Accreditation of Educational Programs for the Emergency Medical Services Professions (CoAEMSP) ( In addition, the Collin County Community College District Paramedic Program is in compliance with the Texas Department of State Health Services (

This program combines state-of-the-art equipment with knowledgeable and street-wise instructors to provide a broad knowledge base for effective Emergency Medical Services. This ensures that the student will possess the skills and knowledge necessary to perform in a variety of emergency situations once their education is completed.

EMS training at the Paramedic level is only for the distinct and exceptional student. It requires dedication, discipline, physical and mental fitness. Potential EMS workers should be aware that they will be charged with the responsibility of saving the lives of critically ill or injured patients. Therefore, students in the program are held to the highest of standards.

The following information is being provided to you to help you in your education decision. Please do not hesitate to contact us should you have questions.

Mamie Walters, EMS Division Secretary


Emergency Medical Technician








Commission on Accreditation of
Allied Health Education Programs
1361 Park Street, Clearwater, FL 33756, 727-210-2350


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