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Emergency Medical Technology Schools in Georgia

1,267 Emergency Medical Technology/Technician (EMT Paramedic) students earned their degrees in the state in 2018-2019.

As a degree choice, Emergency Medical Technology is the 5th most popular major in the state.

Education Levels of Emergency Medical Technology Majors in Georgia

Emergency Medical Technology/Technician (EMT Paramedic) majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Award Taking Less Than 1 Year 895
Award Taking 1 to 2 Years 325
Award Taking 2 to 4 Years 325
Associate’s Degree 47

Gender Distribution

In Georgia, a emergency medical technology/technician (EMT paramedic) major is more popular with women than with men.

Emergency Medical Technology Majors in GA Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of emergency medical technology/technician (EMT paramedic) majors in Georgia is as follows:

  • Asian: 1.1%
  • Black or African American: 19.7%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 6.6%
  • White: 68.9%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 0.4%
  • Other Races: 3.2%
Emergency Medical Technology Majors in GA Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Emergency Medical Technology Grads in Georgia

There are 14,560 people in the state and 456,690 people in the nation working in emergency medical technology/technician (EMT paramedic) jobs.

Emergency Medical Technology Jobs Nationwide vs. GA

Wages for Emergency Medical Technology Jobs in Georgia

Emergency Medical Technology/Technician (EMT Paramedic) grads earn an average of $33,950 in the state and $37,760 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 25 colleges in Georgia that offer emergency medical technology/technician (EMT paramedic) degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

169 Degrees in Major Awarded
5,246 Total Students

19 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. A typical student attending Southern Crescent Technical College will pay a net price of $5,112. In their early career, Southern Crescent Technical College grads earn an average salary of $23,800.

155 Degrees in Major Awarded
4,973 Total Students

This public college charges it's students an average net price of $393. 13 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. The full-time teacher rate is 100%.

129 Degrees in Major Awarded
8,244 Total Students

88% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. A typical student attending CGTC will pay a net price of $2,427. The full-time teacher rate is 100%.

#4

Gwinnett Technical College

Lawrenceville
102 Degrees in Major Awarded
9,539 Total Students

In their early career, GTC grads earn an average salary of $28,600. 20 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $8,213.

80 Degrees in Major Awarded
3,797 Total Students

Graduates earn an average $19,000 after graduation. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 93% of students receive it. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 32% are considered full time.

78 Degrees in Major Awarded
4,669 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 47%. A typical student attending Wiregrass Georgia Technical College will pay a net price of $540. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 92% of students receive it.

76 Degrees in Major Awarded
4,616 Total Students

Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $3,333. The full-time teacher rate is 100%. 80% of students are awarded financial aid at this school.

73 Degrees in Major Awarded
6,616 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 18 to 1. Of all the students who attend this school, 91% get financial aid. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $2,172.

48 Degrees in Major Awarded
2,697 Total Students

In their early career, North Georgia Technical College grads earn an average salary of $19,800. A typical student attending North Georgia Technical College will pay a net price of $4,232. Of all the students who attend this school, 91% get financial aid.

42 Degrees in Major Awarded
4,756 Total Students

Seeking financial aid? At this school, 85% of students receive it. 14 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $23,500 after earning their degree at this institution.

Emergency Medical Technology Careers in GA

Some of the careers emergency medical technology/technician (EMT paramedic) majors go into include:

Job Title GA Job Growth GA Median Salary
Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics 24% $32,570

Below are some popular majors in the state that are similar to emergency medical technology/technician (EMT paramedic).

Major Annual Graduates in GA
Surgical Technology 419
Radiologic Technology 412
Physician Assistant 221
Respiratory Care Therapy 197
Medical Radiologic Technology 136
Sonographer/Ultrasound Technology 130
Athletic Training 109
Cardiovascular Technology 42

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