Paramedic in Ohio

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Schools Offering Paramedic Training Programs in Ohio


Around 0.4% of Ohio's graduates graduate from paramedic training certificate programs every year. In other words, every year an estimated 1,490 paramedics graduate from Ohio's 40 paramedic schools.

Top Schools

Butler Tech-D Russel Lee Career Center, which was ranked 61st nationwide in 2010, is the top-ranked school in Ohio that has a paramedic program. It is located in Hamilton. In 2010, Butler Tech-D Russel Lee Career Center graduated 23 students from its paramedic program.

Vanguard Career Center, which is located in Fremont, is the second-ranked school in Ohio that has a paramedic program. It received a ranking of 61st in the country in 2010. In 2010, Vanguard Career Center graduated 7 students from its paramedic program.

Auburn Career Center, which is located in Painesville, is the third-ranked school in Ohio that has a paramedic program. It received a ranking of 62nd in the country in 2010. In 2010, Auburn Career Center graduated 46 students from its paramedic programs. Students at Auburn Career Center paid $0 per year in tuition fees.

Cost

If you are hoping to attend one of Ohio's paramedic schools, you can expect to pay an average tuition of $2,433 per year, though tuition can range from $10,782 per year to $1,735 per year. The Ohio paramedic schools with the highest tuition rates in 2010 were:

  1. Fortis College - located in Dayton, students are charged $10,782 per year
  2. University of Toledo - located in Toledo, students are charged $8,491 per year
  3. Youngstown State University - located in Youngstown, students are charged $7,199 per year

The paramedic schools that charged the lowest tuition rates in Ohio were:

  1. Sinclair Community College - located in Dayton, students are charged $1,735 per year
  2. Cuyahoga Community College District - located in Cleveland, students are charged $2,537 per year
  3. Lorain County Community College - located in Elyria, students are charged $2,570 per year

A paramedic certificate from an Ohio school... what next?

The highest percentage of paramedic graduates in Ohio pursue careers as a paramedic. Ohio had 8,490 paramedics in 2010. The largest populations of Ohio paramedics are working in the following counties:

  1. Cuyahoga County - 1,890 paramedics
  2. Dearborn County - 840 paramedics
  3. Delaware County - 840 paramedics

Projected Growth

The government projects that by 2018, the number of paramedics in the state of Ohio will grow to 9,240. This would require a 6% growth in the profession.

Salary

A paramedic in Ohio makes an average of $29,110 per year. However, Ohio paramedics earned anywhere in the range from as less than $16,090 per year to more than $48,920 per year in 2010. On average a paramedic earns the most in the following Ohio counties:

  1. Dearborn County - $33,680 per year
  2. Cuyahoga County - $32,420 per year
  3. Delaware County - $29,630 per year

On average, paramedics earns the least in the following Ohio counties:

  1. Richland County - $21,270 per year
  2. Coshocton County - $23,610 per year
  3. Jefferson County - $24,690 per year

More Information

The charts and graphs below have additional Ohio statistics regarding a career in paramedic training. Take a look and compare salaries with various related fields such as paramedic or emergency management.

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

  • Associate's Degree in Paramedic Training in Ohio
  • Certificate in Paramedic Training in Ohio

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Distance School City State Rating Acceptance Rate Student Population
5,870 miles from location Tolles Career and Technical Center Plain City OH n/a n/a n/a
5,930 miles from location Four County Career Center Archbold OH n/a n/a n/a
5,795 miles from location Cuyahoga Community College District Cleveland OH 9.90183 n/a 29,807
5,854 miles from location Columbus State Community College Columbus OH 11.6792 n/a 28,539
5,895 miles from location University of Toledo Toledo OH 26.8042 n/a 23,064
5,917 miles from location Sinclair Community College Dayton OH 11.8406 n/a 21,561
5,738 miles from location Youngstown State University Youngstown OH 22.3377 n/a 14,644
5,814 miles from location Lorain County Community College Elyria OH 9.2858 n/a 12,798
5,932 miles from location Cincinnati State Technical and Community College Cincinnati OH 11.9536 n/a 10,165
5,779 miles from location Lakeland Community College Willoughby OH 9.50558 n/a 9,406
5,925 miles from location University of Cincinnati-Raymond Walters College Cincinnati OH 8.4508 n/a 4,820
5,847 miles from location Shawnee State University Portsmouth OH 15.9698 n/a 4,300
5,912 miles from location James A Rhodes State College Lima OH 12.4985 n/a 4,147
5,896 miles from location Clark State Community College Springfield OH 8.13511 n/a 4,032
5,913 miles from location University of Cincinnati-Clermont College Batavia OH 9.35826 n/a 3,713
5,929 miles from location Northwest State Community College Archbold OH 12.5827 n/a 3,665
5,883 miles from location Southern State Community College Hillsboro OH 12.6745 n/a 3,363
5,744 miles from location Belmont Technical College Saint Clairsville OH 8.81065 n/a 2,172
5,734 miles from location Eastern Gateway Community College Steubenville OH 13.0816 n/a 2,120
5,767 miles from location Kent State University at Geauga Burton OH 12.6487 n/a 1,895
5,913 miles from location Fortis College Dayton OH 31.731 n/a 1,796
5,818 miles from location O C Collins Career Center Chesapeake OH 30.0255 n/a 440
5,885 miles from location Oregon Career & Technology Center Toledo OH 25.0002 n/a 413
5,800 miles from location Adult Center for Education Zanesville OH 33.4162 n/a 408
5,849 miles from location Pickaway Ross Joint Vocational School District Chillicothe OH 33.4003 n/a 405
5,931 miles from location Butler Tech-D Russel Lee Career Center Hamilton OH 38.7897 100% 403
5,915 miles from location Warren County Career Center Lebanon OH 34.9089 n/a 365
5,903 miles from location Greene County Career Center Xenia OH 31.4523 n/a 340
5,773 miles from location Auburn Career Center Painesville OH 37.8234 n/a 298
5,843 miles from location Ehove Career Center Milan OH 27.8478 n/a 264
5,829 miles from location Knox County Career Center Mount Vernon OH 30.5456 n/a 263
5,848 miles from location Eastland-Fairfield Career and Technical Schools Groveport OH 35.2411 100% 261
5,749 miles from location Columbiana County Career and Technical Center Lisbon OH 6.46571 n/a 252
5,861 miles from location Tri-Rivers Career Center Marion OH 35.6035 n/a 186
5,941 miles from location Vantage Career Center Van Wert OH 35.82 n/a 138
5,821 miles from location Lorain County Joint Vocational School District Oberlin OH 32.3088 n/a 128
5,850 miles from location Pike County Joint Vocational School District Piketon OH 33.2531 100% 111
5,745 miles from location Mahoning County Career and Technical Center Canfield OH 31.9056 n/a 110
5,858 miles from location Delaware Area Career Center Delaware OH 32.1016 n/a 88
5,868 miles from location Vanguard Career Center Fremont OH 38.6681 100% 38
 

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Rank Profession Employment Number Avg Salary Job Growth (past 5 yrs)
1
Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics + 8,490 $29,110 -24.9%
2
Ambulance Drivers and Attendants, Except Emergency Medical Technicians + 950 $19,110 23.4%
 

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