In compliance with CAAHEP Standards V.A.4 and IV.D, the Pennsylvania College of Technology paramedic program posts the following outcome data detailing pass rates on the cognitive and psychomotor National Registry exams, positive placement rates, and in-program attrition/retention. All information is verifiable and consistent with the programs CAAHEP/CoAEMSP annual report.

National Registry Written Outcomes

Grad Year 2017 2016 2015
# of Grads 12 10 14
# of grads attempting 12 10 14
# passing - 1st attempt 10 (83.33%) 10 (100%) 13 (92.86%)
# passing within 3 attempts 10 (83.33%) 10 (100%) 14 (100%)
# passing within 6 attempts 11 (91.67%) 10 (100%) 14 (100%)

National Registry Practical Outcomes

Grad Year 2017 2016 2015
# of Grads 12 10 14
# of grads attempting 12 10 14
# passing - 1st attempt 12 (100%) 10 (100%) 14 (100%)
# passing  within 3 attempts 12 (100%) 10 (100%) 14 (100%)
#passing withing 6 attempts 12 (100%) 10 (100%) 14 (100%)

Attrition/Retention Outcomes

On-Time Graduation Year 2017 2016 2015
Total Students in Cohort 12 10 17
# of Students Dropped 0 1 3
% Attrition 0% 10% 17.65%
% Retention 100% 90% 82.35%

Positive Placement

Grad Year 2017 2016 2015
# of Grads 12 10 14
# of Grads Employed 12 10 14
# Serving in the military and/or continuing their education, but NOT employed 0% 0% 0%
Total Positive Placement to Date 100% 100% 100%

Contact information

Pennsylvania College of Technology
DIF 119

One College Avenue
Williamsport, PA 17701