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Conemaugh School of Emergency Medical Services

Paramedic Retention and Attrition

Class Year Total Enrolled Retention Attrition
2011 08 07 (88%) 01 (12%)
2012 19 15 (79%) 04 (21%)
2013 15 10 (67%) 05 (33%)
2014 08 07 (88%) 01 (12%)
2015 14 13 (93%) 01 (07%)
2016 09 08 (89%) 01 (11%)
2017 09 07 (78%) 02 (22%)
2018 18 In progress In progress

Paramedic Computer Adaptive Test (CAT) Results

Class Year Attempted CAT Passed CAT 1st time Passed CAT subsequent attempts Total CAT Pass Pass Rate National 1st attempt pass rate Pennsylvania 1st attempt Pass Rate Pennsylvania 3rd Attempt Cummulative Pass Rate
2011 15 08 03 11 73% 72% 64% 67%
2012 07 04 00 04 57% 74% 69% 66%
2013 15 11 02 13 87% 73% 65% 77%
2014 10 05 03 08 80% 74 67% 77%
2015 07 04 00 04 57% 72 69% 81%
2016 13 05 06 11 85% 73 71% 82%
2017 06 04 01 05 83% --- --- ---

Paramedic Psychomotor Exam Results

Class Year Attempted Practical Passed Psychomotor 1st attempt Passed Psychomotor subsequent attempts Total Psychomotor Pass Pass Rate
2011 15 14 01 15 100%
2012 07 07 00 07 100%
2013 15 13 02 15 100%
2014 10 04 06 10 100%
2015 07 06 01 07 100%
2016 13 10 03 13 100%
2017 07 04 02 06 86%

Paramedic Employment Rates

Class Year Employed as a Paramedic
2011 72% this rate matches the pass rate
2012 57% this rate matches the pass rate
2013 87% this rate matches the pass rate
2014 80% this rate matches the pass rate
2015 57% this rate matches the pass rate
2016 85% this rate matches the pass rate
2017 N/A

EMT Program Retention and Attrition Rates

Class Year Enrolled Retention Attrition
2013 16 11 (69%) 05 (31%)
2014 Fall 18 11 (61%) 07 (39%)
2014 Summer 08 05 (63%) 03 (37%)
2015 Fall 11 10 (91%) 01 (09%)
2015 Summer 09 08 (89%) 01 (11%)
2016 Fall 12 11 (92%) 01 (8%)
2016 Summer 14 14 (100%) 00 (0%)
2017 Fall 8 07 (88%) 01 (12%)
2017 Summer 15 14 (93%) 01 (7%)

EMT Computer Adaptive Test (CAT) Results

Class Year Attempted CAT Passed CAT 1st Attempt Passed CAT Subsequent Attempts Total CAT Pass Pass Rate National 1st Attempt Pass Rate Pennsylvania 1st Attempt Pass Rate Pennsylvania 3rd Attempt Cumulative
2013* 9 7 2 9 100% N/A N/A N/A
2014 Fall 11 6 2 8 73% 67% 57% 69%
2014 Summer 5 0 4 4 80% 67^ 57% 69%

2015 Fall

9 3 0 3 33% 66% 60% 73%
2015 Summer 8 6 1 7 88% 66% 60% 73%
2016 Fall 11 8 2 10 91% 70% 65% 75%
2016 Summer 12 5 3 8 67% 70% 65% 75%
2017 Fall 7 4 1 5 71%  57% N/A N/A

2017
Summer

12 7 2 9 75% 70% N/A N/A

* The class of 2013 took the former PA State Exam not the current NREMT CAT.


EMT Psychomotor Exam Results

Class Year Attempted Psychomotor Exam Passed Psychomotor Exam 1st Attempt Passes Psychomotor Subsequent Attempts Total Psychomotor Pass Pass Rate
2013 Spring 09 09 00 09 100%
2014 Fall 10 10 00 10 100%
2014 Summer 05 02 02 04 80%
2015 Fall 10 05 03 08 80%
2015 Summer 08 08 00 08 100%
2016 Fall 11 09 02 11 100%
2016 Summer 11 09 2 11 100%
2017 Fall 7 4 2 6 86%
2017
Summer
13 11 2 13 100%

EMT Employment Rates

Class Year Employed or Volunteer as an EMT
2013 Spring 100% (9/9 graduated and certified)
2014 Fall 66% (6/11 graduates, 6/7 who are EMT certified)
2014 Summer 60% (3/5 graduates, 3/4 who are EMT certified)
2015 Fall 30% (3/10 graduates, 3/3 who are EMT certified)
2015 Summer 75% (6/8 graduates, 6/6 who are EMT certified)
2016 Fall 82% (9/11 graduates, 8/9 who are EMT certfied)
2016 Summer 55% (6/11 graduates, 6/8 who are EMT certified)
2017 Fall  Not Available
2017 Summer Not Available

updated 11/21/17