Paramedic Academy

Next Paramedic Courses:

Fall Semester 2020

Nov. 7 2020 Night Class M/W 6p-10p, some Sat 9:30-4:30p

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


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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 their educational office 45 days ahead of the class start date.
  • Please note EMTS Academy Administrative offices have moved to office 418 effective Jan. 9 2020.

Welcome to EMTS Academy


  • Fall Paramedic and Spring EMT classes are open for registration
  • Current Enrollment: 118 students
  • All classes beginning January 2021 will be held in-person on campus.

  • EMTS Academy is located at Texas State University's Round Rock Campus, Room 418

  • 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.  Last semester 99% of our EMT students and 100% of our Paramedic students passed the NREMT exam.

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.

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Paramedic Outcomes Report: 2017                               

Enrolled 8
Failed 1
Passed the NREMT 100%
Employed in EMS 100%

Paramedic Outcomes Report: 2018

Failed 7
Passed the NREMT 100%
Employed in EMS





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