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Emergency Medical Technology Schools in Texas

2,123 Emergency Medical Technology/Technician (EMT Paramedic) students earned their degrees in the state in 2018-2019.

In terms of popularity, Emergency Medical Technology is the 5th most popular major in the state out of a total 149 majors commonly available.

Education Levels of Emergency Medical Technology Majors in Texas

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Award Taking 1 to 2 Years 966
Award Taking 2 to 4 Years 966
Award Taking Less Than 1 Year 769
Associate’s Degree 363
Bachelor’s Degree 25

Gender Distribution

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

Emergency Medical Technology Majors in TX Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 1.5%
  • Black or African American: 3.7%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 35.8%
  • White: 54.2%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 1.3%
  • Other Races: 3.5%
Emergency Medical Technology Majors in TX Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Emergency Medical Technology Grads in Texas

In this state, there are 33,380 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. TX

Wages for Emergency Medical Technology Jobs in Texas

Emergency Medical Technology/Technician (EMT Paramedic) grads earn an average of $36,620 in the state and $37,760 nationwide.

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There are 48 colleges in Texas that offer emergency medical technology/technician (EMT paramedic) degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

323 Degrees in Major Awarded
3,386 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 65%. This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 1.20%. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $62,500 after earning their degree at this institution.

250 Degrees in Major Awarded
0% Graduation Rate
33,054 Total Students

Grads earn an average early-career salary of $23,600 after earning their degree at this institution. The full-time teacher rate is 60%. This public school has an average net price of $1,445.

#3

Navarro College

Corsicana
122 Degrees in Major Awarded
8,173 Total Students

Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $26,000 a year. 67% of students get financical aid. A typical student attending Navarro College will pay a net price of $13,577.

106 Degrees in Major Awarded
35,132 Total Students

Of all the students who attend this school, 41% get financial aid. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 24 to 1. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 35% are considered full time.

#5

Lone Star College System

The Woodlands
87 Degrees in Major Awarded
74,300 Total Students

Graduates earn an average $30,300 after graduation. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $6,698. The full-time teacher rate is 100%.

71 Degrees in Major Awarded
12,947 Total Students

31% of the teachers are full time. In their early career, El Centro College grads earn an average salary of $25,800. 64% of students get financical aid.

69 Degrees in Major Awarded
50,519 Total Students

The student to faculty ratio is 23 to 1. The full-time teacher rate is 34%. Graduates earn an average $29,100 after graduation.

69 Degrees in Major Awarded
56,151 Total Students

Graduates earn an average $28,200 after graduation. The student to faculty ratio is 23 to 1. 64% of students get financical aid.

68 Degrees in Major Awarded
41,056 Total Students

Seeking financial aid? At this school, 61% of students receive it. The full-time teacher rate is 34%. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $6,647.

59 Degrees in Major Awarded
16,719 Total Students

Grads earn an average early-career salary of $25,600 after earning their degree at this institution. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $4,241. The full-time teacher rate is 100%.

Emergency Medical Technology Careers in TX

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

Job Title TX Job Growth TX Median Salary
Health Specialties Professors 28% $107,590
Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics 20% $34,770

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

Major Annual Graduates in TX
Radiologic Technology 1,537
Surgical Technology 711
Respiratory Care Therapy 628
Sonographer/Ultrasound Technology 555
Physician Assistant 454
Athletic Training 248
Medical Radiologic Technology 120
Nuclear Medical Technology 48

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