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Emergency Medical Technology Schools in South Carolina

In 2018-2019, 113 students earned their Emergency Medical Technology/Technician (EMT Paramedic) degrees in SC.

As a degree choice, Emergency Medical Technology is the 21st most popular major in the state.

Education Levels of Emergency Medical Technology Majors in South Carolina

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 93
Associate’s Degree 20

Gender Distribution

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

Emergency Medical Technology Majors in SC Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 0.9%
  • Black or African American: 8.8%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 2.7%
  • White: 78.8%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 0.0%
  • Other Races: 8.8%
Emergency Medical Technology Majors in SC Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Emergency Medical Technology Grads in South Carolina

There are 8,220 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. SC

Wages for Emergency Medical Technology Jobs in South Carolina

In this state, emergency medical technology/technician (EMT paramedic) grads earn an average of $34,570. Nationwide, they make an average of $37,760.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

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

43 Degrees in Major Awarded
6,788 Total Students

The student to faculty ratio is 21 to 1. 91% of students get financical aid. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $22,400 after earning their degree at this institution.

42 Degrees in Major Awarded
10,864 Total Students

Grads earn an average early-career salary of $26,500 after earning their degree at this institution. Of all the students who attend this school, 93% get financial aid. 41% of the teachers are full time.

11 Degrees in Major Awarded
4,491 Total Students

In their early career, Piedmont Technical College grads earn an average salary of $22,700. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 17 to 1. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 97% of students receive it.

7 Degrees in Major Awarded
12,148 Total Students

Of all the teachers who work at the school, 47% are considered full time. 91% of students get financical aid. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $25,400 after earning their degree at this institution.

#5

Aiken Technical College

Graniteville
4 Degrees in Major Awarded
2,267 Total Students

This public college charges it's students an average net price of $1,543. The student to faculty ratio is 14 to 1. 95% of students get financical aid.

4 Degrees in Major Awarded
2,387 Total Students

Seeking financial aid? At this school, 97% of students receive it. A typical student attending OCtech will pay a net price of $7,550. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $23,000 after earning their degree at this institution.

2 Degrees in Major Awarded
4,534 Total Students

This public college charges it's students an average net price of $3,860. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 17 to 1. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $24,400 a year.

#8

Midlands Technical College

West Columbia
0 Degrees in Major Awarded
9,892 Total Students

This public college charges it's students an average net price of $5,005. 18 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. The full-time teacher rate is 36%.

0 Degrees in Major Awarded
6,082 Total Students

This public college charges it's students an average net price of $7,694. The student to faculty ratio is 19 to 1. In their early career, TCTC grads earn an average salary of $25,700.

Emergency Medical Technology Careers in SC

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

Job Title SC Job Growth SC Median Salary
Health Specialties Professors 28% $57,530
Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics 15% $32,300

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

Major Annual Graduates in SC
Medical Radiologic Technology 192
Surgical Technology 170
Physician Assistant 132
Athletic Training 98
Respiratory Care Therapy 81
Cardiovascular Technology 52
MRI Technician 19
Sonographer/Ultrasound Technology 18

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