Paramedic Academy

Next Paramedic Courses:

Fall Semester 2021

Aug. 9, 2021 Day Class M/W 9:30a-4:30p

Nov. 6, 2021 Night Class T/Th 6p-10p, Alt. Dat 9:30a-5p

*You must hold a current NREMT or TDSHS EMT certification to enroll


If you are interested in taking an online Jurisprudence class please click here

This is a new requirement for all licensed EMS providers renewing after Sept. 1, 2017.


EMTS Academy and St. David’s Round Rock Medical Center Paramedic Program Consortium is accredited by 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 (CoAEMSP).

What items are required to register?

Before registering for a course at EMTS Academy, please review the items required to register and EMS course FAQs.  Registration deadlines are listed on the right. You must submit your registration form before the deadline of the course you intend to take. Questions? Contact us at 512-255-EMTS (3687) Please dial the area code even if you are in Austin.

  • Ask us about our program to receive the GI Bill® for VA eligible persons, the Army Credentialing Assistance Program, or Vocational Rehabilitation through the VA.  Those seeking to use Army Credentialing Assistance must apply to the Army educational office 45 business days ahead of the class start date to be approved.

Welcome to EMTS Academy


  • Fall classes are open for registration
  • Current Enrollment: 107 students

  • EMTS Academy is located at Texas State University's Round Rock Campus

  • EMTS Academy is Nationally Accredited
  • Administration hours are Mon-Fri 10:30am through 4:00pm


Every Paramedic Program in Texas must be Accredited or Receive an LOR for Accreditation by Jan. 1, 2013


EMTS Academy is accredited.  CoAEMSP is promoting a high educational standard across the nation to ensure the curriculum delivered is consistent and the quality of patient care improves overall.  EMTS Academy has met this challenge.  We are successful in exceeding these new standards, improving the quality of EMS and patient care in the process.

EMTS Academy's Graduates Work

Since 2000 EMTS Academy has been preparing graduates to work with Williamson County EMS, Austin/Travis County EMS, St. David's Hospitals, Seton Hospitals, Scott & White Hospital, Austin Fire Department, Round Rock Fire Department, Travis County ESDs, Georgetown Fire Department, Hutto Fire Department, a variety private ambulance companies and many others.


EMTS Academy's NREMT and Course Pass Rates are Very High


Finding a balance between how many students can pass an EMS course and pass the NREMT Exam was challenging, but EMTS Academy has done just that. Be sure to ask about these very important numbers when interviewing a school to begin your EMS education.


EMTS Academy's Reputation is Solid


Over the last 20 years EMTS Academy has built a solid reputation in the EMS community.  Our instructors are Paramedics and Nurse Paramedics who work full time at Williamson County EMS, Austin EMS, Lake Travis Fire Rescue, St. David's Round Rock Medical Center ER and Cedar Park Regional ER.  We're known for producing quality EMTs and Paramedics while caring about each and every student along the way.

Latest News: "EMT ranked third in the nation for most in-demand and fastest growing job"

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Enrolled 23
Academic Attrition (includes withdrew due to grades, dropped due to grades, and other academic) 4
Non-Academic (includes financial, medical/personal, and other/unknown) 5
CoAEMSP Attrition includes ALL reasons 9
CoAEMSP Total Graduates 14
CoAEMSP Retention % 60.9%
EMTS Attrition (included ONLY academic reasons) 4
EMTS Total Graduates (number enrolled minus academic attrition) 19
EMTS Retention % 82.6%

NREMT Pass Rates 100%
Positive Job Placement 100%



EMTS Academy 1555 University Blvd., Round Rock, TX 78665-8017