EMT in Montana

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Schools Offering Emergency Medical Training Programs in Montana


Around 0.1% of Montana's graduates graduate from emergency medical training certificate programs every year. That means an estimated 12 emergency medical technicians graduate from Montana's 3 EMT schools each year.

Top Schools

Montana State University-Billings-College of Technology, which is located in Billings, is the top-ranked school in Montana that has a EMT program. It received a ranking of 84th in the country in 2010. In 2010, 5 students graduated from Montana State University-Billings-College of Technology's EMT program. The tuition rate at Montana State University-Billings-College of Technology was $3,693 per year.

Montana State University-Great Falls College of Technology, which is located in Great Falls, is the second-ranked school in Montana that has a EMT program. It received a ranking of 89th in the country in 2010. In 2010, 2 students graduated from Montana State University-Great Falls College of Technology EMT program. Students at Montana State University-Great Falls College of Technology paid $3,024 per year in tuition fees.

The third-ranked school in Montana with a EMT program is Flathead Valley Community College, which is located in Kalispell. In 2010, it was ranked 89th nationwide. 5 students graduated with certificate in EMT from Flathead Valley Community College in 2010. Flathead Valley Community College charged in-state students $3,584 in tuition fees per year.

Cost

Tuition at Montana's EMT schools ranges from $3,693 per year to $3,024 per year. But, the average tuition is $3,434 per year. In 2010, the EMT schools that charged the highest tuition rates in Montana were:

  1. Montana State University-Billings-College of Technology - located in Billings, students are charged $3,693 per year
  2. Flathead Valley Community College - located in Kalispell, students are charged $3,584 per year
  3. Montana State University-Great Falls College of Technology - located in Great Falls, students are charged $3,024 per year

The lowest tuition rates at Montana EMT schools were charged at the following schools:

  1. Montana State University-Great Falls College of Technology - located in Great Falls, students are charged $3,024 per year
  2. Flathead Valley Community College - located in Kalispell, students are charged $3,584 per year
  3. Montana State University-Billings-College of Technology - located in Billings, students are charged $3,693 per year

An EMT certificate from a Montana school... what next?

Most people who graduate from EMT school in Montana go on to work as an emergency medical technician. In 2010, there were 820 emergency medical technicians working in Montana. The Montana counties with the largest populations of emergency medical technicians are:

  1. Flathead County - 200 emergency medical technicians
  2. Carbon County - 150 emergency medical technicians
  3. Carter County - 110 emergency medical technicians

Projected Growth

The US Bureau of Labor Statistics predicts that by 2018, an estimated 1,320 emergency medical technicians will be working in Montana state. This would require the number of emergency medical technicians to grow by 16%.

Salary

On average, emergency medical technicians earn $27,130 per year. But, salaries for emergency medical technicians can vary. In 2010, emergency medical technicians made as little as less than $15,540 per year or as much as more than $51,530 per year in Montana. On average an emergency medical technician earns the most in the following Montana counties:

  1. Carbon County - $33,840 per year
  2. Missoula County - $30,010 per year
  3. Big Horn County - $26,130 per year

The Montana counties with the lowest average salary for emergency medical technicians are:

  1. Carter County - $21,370 per year
  2. Flathead County - $22,990 per year
  3. Beaverhead County - $25,630 per year

More Information

For more data regarding a career in emergency medical training in Montana and to compare salaries with various related fields such as nurse assisting or paramedic, take a look at the graphs and charts below.

Here are the different levels of study available for you to explore.

  • Associate's Degree in Emergency Medical Training in Montana

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Distance School City State Rating Acceptance Rate Student Population
7,327 miles from location Flathead Valley Community College Kalispell MT 10.7207 n/a 2,501
7,206 miles from location Montana State University-Great Falls College of Technology Great Falls MT 10.7958 n/a 2,442
7,115 miles from location Montana State University-Billings-College of Technology Billings MT 15.6033 n/a 1,406
 

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Rank Profession Employment Number Avg Salary Job Growth (past 5 yrs)
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Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics + 820 $27,130 41.4%
 

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