Paramedic Program

Welcome to the City College of San Francisco Paramedic Program webpage. We strive to provide our students with comprehensive education and experiential learning to help pave the way to a career as a Paramedic.

For the latest information about our application process and entry requirements, please see the program flyer and review the Program Information

If you are new to the field of Emergency Medical Services (EMS), please visit our FAQ page.

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Program Accreditation

The CCSF EMT & Paramedic Programs are approved by the State of California EMS Authority and local approving EMS agency. The CCSF Paramedic Program is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP) under the recommendation of the Committee on Accreditation of Educational Programs for the Emergency Medical Services Profession (CoAEMSP).
Program #600218

To contact CAAHEP: Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs
25400 U.S. Highway 19 North Suite 158
Clearwater, FL 33763

To contact CoAEMSP: 8301 Lakeview Parkway, Suite 111-312
Rowlett TX 75088
(214) 703-8445
FAX (214) 703-8992

Program Outcomes

NREMT/State Written Exam: 100%

*Attrition: 64.3% (Retention 35.7%)

Positive Job Placement: 100%

*Note: attrition is based on "on-time" graduation therefore, this number for 2017 is not reflective of the students who extended the field internship beyond expected graduation date of December 31, 2017. This value will be updated following submission and acceptance of the 2018 CAAHEP annual report. Please contact the Program Director or School Dean for further information or with questions.