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Emergency Medical Technology Schools in Mississippi

145 students earned Emergency Medical Technology/Technician (EMT Paramedic) degrees in Mississippi in the 2019-2020 year.

An Emergency Medical Technology major is the 15th most popular major in this 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 Degree 85
Award Taking 1 to 2 Years 60
Award Taking 2 to 4 Years 60

Gender Distribution

In Mississippi, 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 Mississippi is as follows:

  • Asian: 0.0%
  • Black or African American: 15.2%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 3.4%
  • White: 80.7%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 0.0%
  • Other Races: 0.7%
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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.

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Wages for Emergency Medical Technology Jobs in Mississippi

Emergency Medical Technology/Technician (EMT Paramedic) grads earn an average of $33,310 in the state and $37,760 nationwide.

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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
4,535 Total Students

Seeking financial aid? At this school, 89% of students receive it. This public school has an average net price of $4,673. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $21,400 a year.

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26 Degrees in Major Awarded
5,409 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 100%. The student to faculty ratio is 17 to 1. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $4,321.

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18 Degrees in Major Awarded
4,696 Total Students

Of all the students who attend this school, 98% get financial aid. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 20 to 1. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $22,600 a year.

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18 Degrees in Major Awarded
1,612 Total Students

99% of students get financical aid. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 18 to 1. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $16,400 a year.

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15 Degrees in Major Awarded
3,003 Total Students

16 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. A typical student attending MCC will pay a net price of $5,940. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $22,100 a year.

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13 Degrees in Major Awarded
11,181 Total Students

Graduates earn an average $21,100 after graduation. The student to faculty ratio is 15 to 1. The full-time teacher rate is 100%.

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8 Degrees in Major Awarded
8,677 Total Students

93% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. 63% of the teachers are full time. 21 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

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8 Degrees in Major Awarded
7,092 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 54%. In their early career, NWCC grads earn an average salary of $22,700. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $6,009.

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0 Degrees in Major Awarded
2,907 Total Students

Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $21,300 a year. This public school has an average net price of $3,714. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 20 to 1.

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0 Degrees in Major Awarded
3,392 Total Students

45% of the teachers are full time. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 89% of students receive it. 19 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

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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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