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Emergency Medical Technology Schools in Nevada

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

An Emergency Medical Technology major is the 4th most popular major in this state.

Education Levels of Emergency Medical Technology Majors in Nevada

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 772
Associate’s Degree 26

Gender Distribution

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

Emergency Medical Technology Majors in NV Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 3.6%
  • Black or African American: 3.4%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 22.1%
  • White: 57.6%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 0.3%
  • Other Races: 13.0%
Emergency Medical Technology Majors in NV Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Emergency Medical Technology Grads in Nevada

In this state, there are 3,040 people employed in jobs related to an emergency medical technology/technician (EMT paramedic) degree, compared to 456,690 nationwide.

Emergency Medical Technology Jobs Nationwide vs. NV

Wages for Emergency Medical Technology Jobs in Nevada

Emergency Medical Technology/Technician (EMT Paramedic) grads earn an average of $36,240 in the state and $37,760 nationwide.

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There are 4 colleges in Nevada that offer emergency medical technology/technician (EMT paramedic) degrees. Learn about the most popular 4 below:

414 Degrees in Major Awarded
34,169 Total Students

Of all the students who attend this school, 76% get financial aid. 22 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 99% are considered full time.

268 Degrees in Major Awarded
10,861 Total Students

19 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $8,072. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $28,600 after earning their degree at this institution.

66 Degrees in Major Awarded
2% Graduation Rate
3,451 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 28%. In their early career, Great Basin College grads earn an average salary of $25,600. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $7,502.

#4

Western Nevada College

Carson City
50 Degrees in Major Awarded
3,327 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 18 to 1. 24% of the teachers are full time. Graduates earn an average $25,700 after graduation.

Emergency Medical Technology Careers in NV

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

Job Title NV Job Growth NV Median Salary
Health Specialties Professors 43% $63,670
Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics 19% $32,160

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

Major Annual Graduates in NV
Medical Radiologic Technology 65
Physician Assistant 60
Surgical Technology 49
Athletic Training 49
Respiratory Care Therapy 42
Radiologic Technology 40
Sonographer/Ultrasound Technology 19
MRI Technician 4

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