Emergency Medical Technician (EMT)

EMT, Advanced EMT, Paramedic

Lane's EMT, AEMT and Paramedic Programs are accredited through the State Board of Education and the Department of Community Colleges and Workforce Development.

The Paramedic program of Lane Community College 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).


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Minimum Expectations

To prepare competent entry-level Paramedics in the cognitive (knowledge), psychomotor (skills), and affective (behavior) learning domains with or without exit points at the Advanced Emergency Medical Technician and/or Emergency Medical Technician, and/or Emergency Medical Responder levels.

Program Outcomes

2021 Results:

  • NREMT exam 1st time pass rate = 74%
  • NREMT exam pass rate within 3 attempts = 100%
  • NREMT practical exam pass rate = 100%
  • Retention Rate = 92%
  • Positive Placement Rate = TBD

2020 Results:

  • NREMT exam 1st time pass rate = 87%
  • NREMT exam pass rate within 3 attempts = 94%
  • NREMT practical exam pass rate = 100%
  • Retention Rate = 94%
  • Positive Placement Rate = 94%

2019 Results:

  • NREMT exam 1st time pass rate = 57%
  • NREMT exam pass rate within 3 attempts = 81%
  • NREMT practical exam pass rate = 95%
  • Retention Rate = 87%
  • Positive Placement Rate = 81%