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Emergency Medical Technology Schools in Virginia

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

An Emergency Medical Technology major is the 10th most popular major in this state.

Education Levels of Emergency Medical Technology Majors in Virginia

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 325
Associate’s Degree 189
Bachelor’s Degree 13

Gender Distribution

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

Emergency Medical Technology Majors in VA Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 1.7%
  • Black or African American: 5.9%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 4.9%
  • White: 81.8%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 0.0%
  • Other Races: 5.7%
Emergency Medical Technology Majors in VA Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Emergency Medical Technology Grads in Virginia

10,510 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. VA

Wages for Emergency Medical Technology Jobs in Virginia

A typical salary for a emergency medical technology/technician (EMT paramedic) grad in the state is $35,310, compared to a typical salary of $37,760 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 22 colleges in Virginia that offer emergency medical technology/technician (EMT paramedic) degrees. Learn about the most popular 12 below:

116 Degrees in Major Awarded
4,047 Total Students

72% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $4,920. The full-time teacher rate is 25%.

113 Degrees in Major Awarded
20,941 Total Students

Graduates earn an average $24,500 after graduation. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 74% of students receive it. The student to faculty ratio is 22 to 1.

38 Degrees in Major Awarded
50,929 Total Students

Seeking financial aid? At this school, 57% of students receive it. The student to faculty ratio is 26 to 1. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 30% are considered full time.

35 Degrees in Major Awarded
10,144 Total Students

Graduates earn an average $27,500 after graduation. 60% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. A typical student attending John Tyler Community College will pay a net price of $6,837.

29 Degrees in Major Awarded
3,430 Total Students

88% of students get financical aid. 27 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. The full-time teacher rate is 31%.

27 Degrees in Major Awarded
2,266 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 25%. The student to faculty ratio is 20 to 1. 78% of students get financical aid.

25 Degrees in Major Awarded
5,445 Total Students

The student to faculty ratio is 20 to 1. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $26,700 a year. 62% of students are awarded financial aid at this school.

#8

ECPI University

Virginia Beach
19 Degrees in Major Awarded
32% Graduation Rate
12,947 Total Students

88% of students get financical aid. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 12 to 1. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 44% are considered full time.

18 Degrees in Major Awarded
8,737 Total Students

A typical student attending Reynolds Community College will pay a net price of $6,233. Of all the students who attend this school, 66% get financial aid. 18 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

16 Degrees in Major Awarded
6,798 Total Students

Of all the students who attend this school, 66% get financial aid. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 23 to 1. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 20% are considered full time.

16 Degrees in Major Awarded
7,685 Total Students

This public college charges it's students an average net price of $7,209. The student to faculty ratio is 21 to 1. The full-time teacher rate is 25%.

16 Degrees in Major Awarded
2,506 Total Students

32% of the teachers are full time. 24 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $20,100 after earning their degree at this institution.

Emergency Medical Technology Careers in VA

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

Job Title VA Job Growth VA Median Salary
Health Specialties Professors 31% $0
Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics 20% $33,930

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

Major Annual Graduates in VA
Allied Health/Treatment Professions 1,059
Physician Assistant 439
Radiologic Technology 282
Athletic Training 163
Respiratory Care Therapy 151
Surgical Technology 95
Sonographer/Ultrasound Technology 68
Cardiovascular Technology 24

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