Emergency Medical Services

Program Outcomes

Since its creation in 1997, the DSU Paramedic Program has worked toward and maintained accreditation through the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP).

We are proud of our faculty and staff who work so hard to provide the best possible experience and outcomes for each of our students while maintaining exceptional standards. These exceptional standards can be measured by the following program outcomes.

Graduation Year

Number of Students Start

Number of Students Graduate

NREMT* Examination Pass Rate (1st time)

NREMT* Examination Pass Rate (ultimate)

Employment Rate

20176580% Written | 100% Practical100% Written | 100% Practical100%
2016141392% Written | 100% Practical92% Written | 100% Practical92%
2015 [no course held]N/AN/AN/AN/AN/A
201410787.5% Written 100% Practical100% Written | 100% Practical100%
20131413100% Written | 100% Practical100% Written | 100% Practical100%


Malinda Whipple

Program Director

Email: Malinda.Whipple@dixie.edu

Phone: 435-879-4950

Office: Taylor 206

Rachel Stewart

Academic Advisor

Email: Rachel.Stewart@dixie.edu

Phone: 435-652-7695

Office: HPC 339

Kathryn Preiss

Administrative Assistant

Email: Kathryn.Preiss@dixie.edu

Phone: 435-879-4820

Office: Taylor 207/HPC 322