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Emergency Medical Technology Schools in New Mexico

In 2018-2019, 683 students earned their Emergency Medical Technology/Technician (EMT Paramedic) degrees in NM.

As a degree choice, Emergency Medical Technology is the 2nd most popular major in the state.

Education Levels of Emergency Medical Technology Majors in New Mexico

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 391
Award Taking 1 to 2 Years 210
Award Taking 2 to 4 Years 210
Associate’s Degree 46
Bachelor’s Degree 36

Gender Distribution

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

Emergency Medical Technology Majors in NM Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 1.8%
  • Black or African American: 1.5%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 41.6%
  • White: 38.9%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 0.0%
  • Other Races: 16.3%
Emergency Medical Technology Majors in NM Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Emergency Medical Technology Grads in New Mexico

2,780 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. NM

Wages for Emergency Medical Technology Jobs in New Mexico

Emergency Medical Technology/Technician (EMT Paramedic) grads earn an average of $35,660 in the state and $37,760 nationwide.

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There are 14 colleges in New Mexico that offer emergency medical technology/technician (EMT paramedic) degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

276 Degrees in Major Awarded
23,553 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 23 to 1. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $24,400 a year. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 34% are considered full time.

101 Degrees in Major Awarded
2,427 Total Students

Of all the teachers who work at the school, 37% are considered full time. 24 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. 88% of students are awarded financial aid at this school.

92 Degrees in Major Awarded
4,207 Total Students

80% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $9,231. In their early career, SFCC grads earn an average salary of $24,900.

#4

San Juan College

Farmington
64 Degrees in Major Awarded
6,679 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 17 to 1. This public school has an average net price of $4,747. Graduates earn an average $23,400 after graduation.

45 Degrees in Major Awarded
7,876 Total Students

96% of students get financical aid. The student to faculty ratio is 21 to 1. This public school has an average net price of $5,313.

36 Degrees in Major Awarded
47% Graduation Rate
24,319 Total Students

This public school has an average net price of $14,329. 96% of students get financical aid. The full-time teacher rate is 70%.

35 Degrees in Major Awarded
871 Total Students

This public school has an average net price of $7,529. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $28,100 a year. 25 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

14 Degrees in Major Awarded
2,190 Total Students

Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $28,100 a year. 55% of the teachers are full time. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 93% of students receive it.

9 Degrees in Major Awarded
2,041 Total Students

41% of the teachers are full time. Graduates earn an average $28,100 after graduation. 97% of students are awarded financial aid at this school.

7 Degrees in Major Awarded
1,219 Total Students

Of all the teachers who work at the school, 33% are considered full time. The student to faculty ratio is 22 to 1. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 81% of students receive it.

Emergency Medical Technology Careers in NM

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

Job Title NM Job Growth NM Median Salary
Health Specialties Professors 23% $133,800
Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics 10% $33,990

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

Major Annual Graduates in NM
Respiratory Care Therapy 84
Radiologic Technology 46
Surgical Technology 37
Medical Radiologic Technology 34
Sonographer/Ultrasound Technology 17
Physician Assistant 17
Athletic Training 16
MRI Technician 12

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