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Emergency Medical Technology Schools in Mississippi

134 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 15th most popular major in the state.

Education Levels of Emergency Medical Technology Majors in Mississippi

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Associate’s Degree 80
Award Taking 1 to 2 Years 53
Award Taking 2 to 4 Years 53
Award Taking Less Than 1 Year 1

Gender Distribution

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

Emergency Medical Technology Majors in MS Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 0.0%
  • Black or African American: 13.4%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 0.0%
  • White: 83.6%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 0.0%
  • Other Races: 3.0%
Emergency Medical Technology Majors in MS Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Emergency Medical Technology Grads in Mississippi

There are 4,080 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. MS

Wages for Emergency Medical Technology Jobs in Mississippi

In this state, emergency medical technology/technician (EMT paramedic) grads earn an average of $33,310. Nationwide, they make an average of $37,760.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

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

28 Degrees in Major Awarded
4,536 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 87%. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $5,024. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $21,400 after earning their degree at this institution.

26 Degrees in Major Awarded
5,529 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 19 to 1. 91% of students get financical aid. 100% of the teachers are full time.

18 Degrees in Major Awarded
4,768 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 53%. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 97% of students receive it. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $22,600 a year.

18 Degrees in Major Awarded
1,808 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 62%. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $16,400 after earning their degree at this institution. This public school has an average net price of $540.

15 Degrees in Major Awarded
3,402 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 68%. The student to faculty ratio is 18 to 1. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 89% of students receive it.

13 Degrees in Major Awarded
11,827 Total Students

91% of students get financical aid. 17 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. 100% of the teachers are full time.

8 Degrees in Major Awarded
8,954 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 19 to 1. 66% of the teachers are full time. Graduates earn an average $22,100 after graduation.

8 Degrees in Major Awarded
7,537 Total Students

Graduates earn an average $22,700 after graduation. The full-time teacher rate is 62%. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 88% of students receive it.

0 Degrees in Major Awarded
3,113 Total Students

100% of the teachers are full time. 23 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $21,300 a year.

0 Degrees in Major Awarded
3,832 Total Students

44% of the teachers are full time. 96% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $21,200 a year.

Emergency Medical Technology Careers in MS

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

Job Title MS Job Growth MS Median Salary
Health Specialties Professors 27% $0
Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics 4% $32,050

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

Major Annual Graduates in MS
Radiologic Technology 159
Surgical Technology 121
Respiratory Care Therapy 83
Athletic Training 50
Physician Assistant 30
Polysomnography 14
Sonographer/Ultrasound Technology 9
Cardiovascular Technology 9

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