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Most Popular Schools for Emergency Medical Technology/Technician (EMT Paramedic) Degree Program & Major

A program that prepares individuals, under the remote supervision of physicians, to recognize, assess, and manage medical emergencies in prehospital settings and to supervise Ambulance personnel. Includes instruction in basic, intermediate, and advanced EMT procedures; emergency surgical procedures; medical triage; rescue operations; crisis scene management and personnel supervision; equipment operation and maintenance; patient stabilization, monitoring, and care; drug administration; identification and preliminary diagnosis of diseases and injuries; communication and computer operations; basic anatomy, physiology, pathology, and toxicology; and professional standards and regulations.


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Rank School Name Students % of Total Total On-Campus Cost
1 Santa Rosa Junior College 839 17% $2,990
2 Broward College 707 9% $3,776
3 Central New Mexico Community College 665 7% $2,084
4 Hillsborough Community College 413 7% $16,230
5 Truckee Meadows Community College 387 24% $4,224
6 Instituto de Banca y Comercio Inc 364 4% N/A
7 Miami Dade College 337 2% $5,676
8 South Louisiana Community College 334 46% $4,351
9 Front Range Community College 325 9% $5,024
10 Glendale Community College 296 9% $3,238
11 Valencia College 289 3% $3,644
12 Seminole State College of Florida 280 5% $4,561
13 Edison State College 261 9% $18,455
14 Madison Area Technical College 250 6% $5,488
15 Paradise Valley Community College 232 14% $3,238
16 Palm Beach State College 230 4% $3,878
17 American Medical Academy 229 100% N/A
18 College of DuPage 218 6% $6,050
19 Crafton Hills College 214 29% $2,472
20 Mesa Community College 211 5% $3,238
21 Arapahoe Community College 205 13% $4,812
22 Daytona State College 202 4% $4,521
23 Lone Star College System 198 3% $2,158
24 The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio 196 21% N/A
25 Western Iowa Tech Community College 195 10% $12,882
26 Indian River State College 189 4% $3,764
27 Pikes Peak Community College 188 8% $4,956
28 Tyler Junior College 181 9% $13,982
29 Colorado Mountain College 181 16% $13,038
30 Butte College 179 6% $3,014
31 John C Calhoun State Community College 177 11% $5,640
32 Oklahoma City Community College 170 9% $4,341
33 University of South Alabama 153 6% $19,980
34 Volunteer State Community College 152 13% $4,607
35 Delgado Community College 151 5% $4,502
36 Tarrant County College District 151 3% $2,819
37 South Texas College 150 4% $4,446
38 Moreno Valley College 149 15% $3,126
39 Wisconsin Indianhead Technical College 147 9% $5,870
40 Gateway Technical College 147 7% $5,464
41 Columbus State Community College 147 3% $5,154
42 Gwinnett Technical College 146 5% $4,100
43 Northeast Wisconsin Technical College 145 6% $5,634
44 Pueblo Community College 139 7% $5,237
45 College of Central Florida 138 8% $3,822
46 El Centro College 136 11% $2,960
47 Florida State College at Jacksonville 135 2% $4,750
48 William T McFatter Technical Center 134 22% $2,465
49 Saddleback College 132 5% $2,392
50 Southwest Tennessee Community College 132 9% $4,641
51 Wayne County Community College District 130 4% $4,396
52 Yavapai College 129 10% $13,732
53 Southwest Skill Center-Campus of Estrella Mountain Community College 129 35% N/A
54 Pasco-Hernando Community College 126 6% $4,495
55 Los Medanos College 124 9% $3,008
56 EMS Training Institute 123 100% N/A
57 Southwestern Illinois College 121 4% $4,524
58 Cochise College 114 3% $10,549
59 Palomar College 113 3% $3,038
60 Navarro College 112 7% $16,212
61 Northcentral Technical College 112 6% $14,115
62 Manatee Technical Institute 111 15% N/A
63 Community College of Aurora 109 13% $4,628
64 Milwaukee Area Technical College 108 4% $5,728
65 St Petersburg College 104 2% $4,832
66 Elgin Community College 104 4% $4,126
67 Houston Community College 103 2% $4,030
68 Georgia Piedmont Technical College 101 7% $5,346
69 First Coast Technical College 101 21% N/A
70 Ivy Tech Community College 99 1% $4,695
71 Tallahassee Community College 97 3% $2,824
72 Four County Career Center 97 40% N/A
73 Santa Fe College 95 3% $3,180
74 East San Gabriel Valley Regional Occupational Program 95 15% $3,850
75 Red Rocks Community College 94 5% $5,024
76 Chippewa Valley Technical College 94 5% $5,267
77 Lansing Community College 93 3% $3,880
78 Eastern Florida State College 92 2% $3,696
79 Western Technical College 92 6% $14,691
80 Waukesha County Technical College 90 5% $5,485
81 Bakersfield College 89 5% $3,034
82 Career and Technology Education Centers of Licking County 89 29% N/A
83 Northern Virginia Community College 87 1% $5,377
84 H Councill Trenholm State Technical College 86 19% $4,488
85 El Camino Community College District 85 3% $2,798
86 Skyline College 83 7% $3,085
87 UEI College-Santa Cruz 83 100% N/A
88 Kankakee Community College 81 9% $4,600
89 Community College of Denver 78 8% $4,987
90 Technical Education Center-Osceola 78 17% N/A
91 Prairie State College 77 8% $4,976
92 Aims Community College 76 5% $3,310
93 Phoenix College 75 4% $3,238
94 City Colleges of Chicago-Wilbur Wright College 75 5% $5,380
95 Polk State College 74 4% $5,366
96 College of Lake County 74 1% $4,704
97 Chattanooga State Community College 74 5% $5,051
98 Northwest Florida State College 73 4% $4,504
99 Southeastern College-Greenacres 72 12% $17,604
100 North Florida Community College 71 20% $4,454

This list indicates the number of students that completed the Emergency Medical Technology/Technician (EMT Paramedic) program at the schools above.
It is not necessarily an indicator of academic rigor or quality of education.
Note that some schools do not have enough data to be ranked, and these schools will not appear in our lists.