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Emergency Medical Technology Schools in Kentucky

271 students earned Emergency Medical Technology/Technician (EMT Paramedic) degrees in Kentucky in the 2018-2019 year.

An Emergency Medical Technology major is the 12th most popular major in this state.

Education Levels of Emergency Medical Technology Majors in Kentucky

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 144
Award Taking 1 to 2 Years 51
Award Taking 2 to 4 Years 51
Associate’s Degree 45
Bachelor’s Degree 31

Gender Distribution

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

Emergency Medical Technology Majors in KY Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 0.0%
  • Black or African American: 3.3%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 1.8%
  • White: 89.7%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 0.7%
  • Other Races: 4.4%
Emergency Medical Technology Majors in KY Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Emergency Medical Technology Grads in Kentucky

There are 6,280 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. KY

Wages for Emergency Medical Technology Jobs in Kentucky

A typical salary for a emergency medical technology/technician (EMT paramedic) grad in the state is $31,430, compared to a typical salary of $37,760 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 18 colleges in Kentucky that offer emergency medical technology/technician (EMT paramedic) degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

74 Degrees in Major Awarded
4,763 Total Students

90% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 90% are considered full time. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $5,455.

45 Degrees in Major Awarded
45% Graduation Rate
14,980 Total Students

In their early career, Eastern grads earn an average salary of $29,800. The student to faculty ratio is 16 to 1. A typical student attending Eastern will pay a net price of $13,845.

33 Degrees in Major Awarded
3,737 Total Students

Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $24,700 a year. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 98% of students receive it. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 17 to 1.

24 Degrees in Major Awarded
6,648 Total Students

Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $4,765. 97% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. The full-time teacher rate is 91%.

22 Degrees in Major Awarded
6,327 Total Students

Of all the teachers who work at the school, 96% are considered full time. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 98% of students receive it. Graduates earn an average $22,900 after graduation.

18 Degrees in Major Awarded
5,644 Total Students

The student to faculty ratio is 21 to 1. Graduates earn an average $20,100 after graduation. The full-time teacher rate is 95%.

16 Degrees in Major Awarded
4,004 Total Students

This public college charges it's students an average net price of $5,132. The student to faculty ratio is 19 to 1. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $24,400 after earning their degree at this institution.

12 Degrees in Major Awarded
12,560 Total Students

Seeking financial aid? At this school, 93% of students receive it. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 96% are considered full time. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 23 to 1.

7 Degrees in Major Awarded
3,503 Total Students

Graduates earn an average $19,100 after graduation. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 100% are considered full time. The student to faculty ratio is 20 to 1.

6 Degrees in Major Awarded
10,143 Total Students

This public school has an average net price of $6,502. 99% of the teachers are full time. 18 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

Emergency Medical Technology Careers in KY

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

Job Title KY Job Growth KY Median Salary
Health Specialties Professors 23% $59,220
Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics 10% $30,270

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

Major Annual Graduates in KY
Surgical Technology 256
Radiologic Technology 213
Respiratory Care Therapy 167
Physician Assistant 123
Athletic Training 101
Medical Radiologic Technology 85
Sonographer/Ultrasound Technology 24
Radiation Protection Technician 8

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