CAAHEP Accreditation

Accreditation Information

The Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs, upon the recommendation of the Committee on Accreditation of Educational Programs for the Emergency Medical Services Professions (CoA EMSP), verifies that the following program:

Emergency Medical Technician – Paramedic (#600177)
Palomar College
San Marcos, CA

is judged to be in compliance with the nationally established standards and awarded continuing accreditation on May 15, 2015.

Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs

9355 – 113th St. N, #7709
Seminole, FL 33775
(727) 210-235

Palomar College Paramedic Program is an approved Paramedic Training Program by California Emergency Medical Service Authority and San Diego County Emergency Medical Services.  Documents proving we are accredited can be found at the following websites:

Training Programs – California
Training Programs – San Diego County
CAAHEP – Find an Accredited Program

Complaint Policy

Training Programs- San Diego County

If  student wish to file a complaint against the program with CAAHEP, they can find that information by clicking on the link below:

The complaint should demonstrate that reasonable efforts have been made to resolve the complaint, or alternatively that such efforts would be unavailing. When received by CAAHEP, complaints are transmitted within five working days to the chairperson and staff of the appropriate CoA for consideration. When received by the chair or staff of a CoA …

 CAAHEP – Complaint Policy


Paramedic Educational Program’s Outcomes

Paramedic Educational Program’s Outcomes


National Registry Written Exam Pass Rates


National Registry Skills Exam Pass Rates


Program Retention Rates


Positive Placement