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EMS Department
Health Science and Emergency Services
Dear Prospective Student,


Thank you for your interest in the Paramedic training program at Collin County Community College. The Emergency Medical Technician - Paramedic program is 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 (CoA EMSP).

The program combines state-of-the-art equipment with knowledgeable and streetwise 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 his or her education is complete.

EMS training at the Paramedic level is not for everyone. 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 very high standards.

The following course information is being provided to you to help you in your decision. Should you have further questions, please feel free to call us at (972) 548-6530.

Mamie Walters, EMS department secretary. 


Emergency Medical Technician




Important: All applicants will need to complete the application for the EMT or Paramedic program and then complete Collin College Application at and provide the college with all the required documents. (After your Collin College application is accepted you will receive an email with a list of required documents for the college.)






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


  • Advising Office
    (972) 548-6782
  • EMS Office
    (972) 548-6530
  • James Shiplet
    (972) 548-6848

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