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Emergency Medical Technology Schools in Massachusetts

142 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 31st most popular major in the state.

Education Levels of Emergency Medical Technology Majors in Massachusetts

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 104
Associate’s Degree 16
Award Taking 1 to 2 Years 15
Award Taking 2 to 4 Years 15
Bachelor’s Degree 7

Gender Distribution

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

Emergency Medical Technology Majors in MA Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 4.2%
  • Black or African American: 4.2%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 3.5%
  • White: 79.6%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 4.9%
  • Other Races: 3.5%
Emergency Medical Technology Majors in MA Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Emergency Medical Technology Grads in Massachusetts

9,840 people in the state and 456,690 in the nation are employed in jobs related to emergency medical technology/technician (EMT paramedic).

Emergency Medical Technology Jobs Nationwide vs. MA

Wages for Emergency Medical Technology Jobs in Massachusetts

Emergency Medical Technology/Technician (EMT Paramedic) grads earn an average of $41,570 in the state and $37,760 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 9 colleges in Massachusetts that offer emergency medical technology/technician (EMT paramedic) degrees. Learn about the most popular 9 below:

51 Degrees in Major Awarded
4,048 Total Students

Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $13,236. 16 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $31,200 after earning their degree at this institution.

27 Degrees in Major Awarded
1,761 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 11 to 1. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $25,800 a year. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $9,349.

26 Degrees in Major Awarded
7,291 Total Students

A typical student attending Quinsigamond Community College will pay a net price of $7,915. 25% of the teachers are full time. 16 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

20 Degrees in Major Awarded
6,637 Total Students

The student to faculty ratio is 17 to 1. The full-time teacher rate is 21%. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $29,000 a year.

#5

Springfield College

Springfield
7 Degrees in Major Awarded
72% Graduation Rate
3,110 Total Students

Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $38,500 a year. 99% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. Most students complete their degree in 4.11 years.

6 Degrees in Major Awarded
11,352 Total Students

20 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. 22% of the teachers are full time. The student loan default rate is 9.50% which is lower than average.

5 Degrees in Major Awarded
4,932 Total Students

A typical student attending NECC will pay a net price of $8,882. Graduates earn an average $28,500 after graduation. 80% of students are awarded financial aid at this school.

0 Degrees in Major Awarded
34% Graduation Rate
1,441 Total Students

This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 7.30%. 100% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. The full-time teacher rate is 21%.

#8

Cape Cod Community College

West Barnstable
0 Degrees in Major Awarded
2,907 Total Students

In their early career, Cape Cod Community College grads earn an average salary of $26,600. 25% of the teachers are full time. 67% of students get financical aid.

Emergency Medical Technology Careers in MA

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

Job Title MA Job Growth MA Median Salary
Health Specialties Professors 30% $101,400
Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics 8% $38,050

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

Major Annual Graduates in MA
Physician Assistant 446
Medical Radiologic Technology 170
Athletic Training 154
Radiologic Technology 111
Surgical Technology 75
Sonographer/Ultrasound Technology 74
Respiratory Care Therapy 71
Electroneurodiagnostic Technology 42

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