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Emergency Medical Technology Schools in Louisiana

In 2019-2020, 249 students earned their Emergency Medical Technology/Technician (EMT Paramedic) degrees in LA.

In terms of popularity, Emergency Medical Technology is the 11th most popular major in the state out of a total 108 majors commonly available.

Education Levels of Emergency Medical Technology Majors in Louisiana

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Award Taking 1 to 2 Years 197
Award Taking 2 to 4 Years 197
Associate Degree 52

Gender Distribution

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

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Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 0.0%
  • Black or African American: 13.7%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 4.8%
  • White: 67.5%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 0.0%
  • Other Races: 14.1%
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Jobs for Emergency Medical Technology Grads in Louisiana

4,690 people in the state and 456,690 in the nation are employed in jobs related to emergency medical technology/technician (EMT paramedic).

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Wages for Emergency Medical Technology Jobs in Louisiana

In this state, emergency medical technology/technician (EMT paramedic) grads earn an average of $36,930. Nationwide, they make an average of $37,760.

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There are 8 colleges in Louisiana that offer emergency medical technology/technician (EMT paramedic) degrees. Learn about the most popular 8 below:

152 Degrees in Major Awarded
5,855 Total Students

94% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. The student to faculty ratio is 23 to 1. 45% of the teachers are full time.

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56 Degrees in Major Awarded
3,874 Total Students

56% of the teachers are full time. This public school has an average net price of $9,484. The student to faculty ratio is 24 to 1.

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48 Degrees in Major Awarded
2,166 Total Students

The student to faculty ratio is 23 to 1. Of all the students who attend this school, 97% get financial aid. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $28,100 after earning their degree at this institution.

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34 Degrees in Major Awarded
3,552 Total Students

This public school has an average net price of $7,012. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 62% are considered full time. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 20 to 1.

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28 Degrees in Major Awarded
6,090 Total Students

The student to faculty ratio is 24 to 1. Of all the students who attend this school, 90% get financial aid. 68% of the teachers are full time.

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28 Degrees in Major Awarded
13,251 Total Students

Of all the students who attend this school, 90% get financial aid. In their early career, Delgado Community College grads earn an average salary of $25,300. 45% of the teachers are full time.

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13 Degrees in Major Awarded
3,013 Total Students

This public school has an average net price of $8,878. The student to faculty ratio is 17 to 1. The full-time teacher rate is 54%.

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12 Degrees in Major Awarded
7,376 Total Students

Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $24,700 a year. The student to faculty ratio is 26 to 1. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $9,111.

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Emergency Medical Technology Careers in LA

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

Job Title LA Job Growth LA Median Salary
Health Specialties Professors 25% $83,100

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

Major Annual Graduates in LA
Radiologic Technology 243
Surgical Technology 119
Physician Assistant 91
Electrocardiograph Technology 67
Respiratory Care Therapy 61
Sonographer/Ultrasound Technology 30
Athletic Training 29
Cardiovascular Technology 27

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