Emergency Medical Science


Emergency Medical Services classes offered through our Workforce Development & Continuing Education division and Curriculum provide individuals with the knowledge skills, and attributes to provide medical care from the First Responder level to the Paramedic level. Graduates of these programs may be eligible to take the state and/or national certification examination. Employment opportunities include fire departments, emergency medical services, clinics, urgent care centers and hospitals.

“The Sampson Community College Paramedic program has been issued a Letter of Review by the Committee on Accreditation of Educational Programs for the Emergency Medical Services Professions (CoAEMSP Executive Office). This letter is NOT a CAAHEP accreditation status; it is a status signifying that a program seeking initial accreditation has demonstrated sufficient compliance with the accreditation Standards through the Letter of Review Self Study Report (LSSR) and other documentation. Letter of Review is recognized by the National Registry of Emergency Medical Technicians (NREMT) for eligibility to take the NREMT’s Paramedic credentialing examination(s). However, it is NOT a guarantee of eventual accreditation.”

To contact CoAEMSP Executive Office:

8301 Lakeview Parkway Suite 111-312
Rowlett, TX 75088
214-703-8445 FAX 214-703-8992

Program Goal

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.

Graduate Outcomes Summary

Outcomes Assessment 202020212022
Attrition 50%37%26.31%
Pass Rate100%42%93%
Positive Placement100%100%100%

EMS Program Tracks

The Emergency Medical Science curriculum provides individuals with the knowledge, skills and attributes to provide advanced emergency medical care as a paramedic for critical and emergent patients who access the emergency medical system and prepares graduates to enter the workforce.

The Emergency Medical Science, Paramedic Bridging Track is a degree completion track allowing certified non-degree Paramedics to achieve an Associate of Applied Science Degree in Emergency Medical Science. This program is comprised of major EMS courses along with related courses required in the curriculum. It includes required coursework via the Internet and some required work on campus. The majority of coursework is online.

There are several different EMS courses offered through the Workforce Development & Continuing Education divison at #SampsonCC. Please click below to learn more or to register for different course offerings.

Interested in signing up for the Spring 2022 semester?

Initial Classes- ***Anyone interested in taking an initial class through Sampson Community College MUST contact our department and come in for an information session to get paperwork to prepare for course.***

Please contact Angela Magill, Program Director, to set up an appointment.  910-900-4009 or amagill@sampsoncc.edu

Information Sessions for Spring Initial Classes:These are floating sessions, so you can come in during the times and date listed.  If you are not able to make it to one of the scheduled sessions, please call Angela Magill for an appointment.  You MUST come to an orientation session or make an appointment prior to being accepted into one of the initial courses for Spring 2023.

Monday, September 19, 2022, 1800-2100, East Bldg. Room 127
Saturday, September 24, 2022, 0900-1200, East Bldg. Room 127
Saturday, October 15, 2022, 0900-1200, East Bldg. Room 127
Monday, October 17, 2022, 1800-2100, East Bldg. Room 127
Saturday, November 5, 2022, 0900-1200, East Bldg. Room 127
Monday, November 7, 2022, 1800-2100, East Bldg. Room 127