There are schools offering EMT training in Oklahoma!
Schools Offering Emergency Medical Training Programs in Oklahoma
Each year, roughly 0.4% of Oklahoma students graduate with certificates in emergency medical training. Thus, Oklahoma's 14 EMT schools put out approximately 406 emergency medical technicians each year.
Pontotoc Technology Center, which is located in Ada, is the top-ranked school in Oklahoma that has a EMT program. It received a ranking of 66th in the country in 2010. In 2010, no students graduated from Pontotoc Technology Center's EMT program.
The second-ranked school in Oklahoma that has a EMT program is Tulsa Technology Center-Peoria. Tulsa Technology Center-Peoria, which was ranked 66th in the country in 2010, is located in Tulsa. In 2010, 109 students graduated from Tulsa Technology Center-Peoria EMT program.
The third-ranked school in Oklahoma that has a EMT program is Kiamichi Technology Center-Durant. Kiamichi Technology Center-Durant, which was ranked 67th in the country in 2010, is located in Durant. In 2010, Kiamichi Technology Center-Durant graduated 2 students from its EMT programs. Students at Kiamichi Technology Center-Durant paid $0 per year in tuition fees.
If you choose to attend a Oklahoma EMT school, average tuition will be $1,263 per year. However, tuition at your particular institution may range from $2,400 per year to $4,513 per year. The Oklahoma EMT schools with the highest tuition rates in 2010 were:
- Rogers State University - located in Claremore, students are charged $4,513 per year
- Redlands Community College - located in El Reno, students are charged $3,030 per year
- Rose State College - located in Oklahoma City, students are charged $2,660 per year
The EMT schools that charged the lowest tuition rates in Oklahoma were:
- Tulsa Community College - located in Tulsa, students are charged $2,400 per year
- Oklahoma State University-Oklahoma City - located in Oklahoma City, students are charged $2,419 per year
- Oklahoma City Community College - located in Oklahoma City, students are charged $2,659 per year
An EMT certificate from an Oklahoma school... what next?
A large number of Oklahoma EMT graduates become emergency medical technicians. Oklahoma had 2,870 emergency medical technicians in 2010. The Oklahoma counties with the largest populations of emergency medical technicians are:
- Creek County - 680 emergency medical technicians
- Canadian County - 660 emergency medical technicians
- Atoka County - 600 emergency medical technicians
The US Bureau of Labor Statistics predicts that by 2018, an estimated 2,530 emergency medical technicians will be working in Oklahoma state. This would require the number of emergency medical technicians to grow by 10%.
An emergency medical technician in Oklahoma makes an average of $28,820 per year. In 2010, however, some Oklahoma emergency medical technicians earned as little as less than $15,710 per year or as much as more than $54,010 per year. On average an emergency medical technician earns the most in the following Oklahoma counties:
- Creek County - $33,630 per year
- Adair County - $32,650 per year
- Canadian County - $29,980 per year
The Oklahoma counties with the lowest average salary for emergency medical technicians are:
- Beckham County - $21,790 per year
- Comanche County - $21,800 per year
- Cherokee County - $26,280 per year
The charts and graphs below have additional Oklahoma statistics regarding a career in emergency medical training. Take a look and compare salaries with various related fields such as nurse assisting or paramedic.
Here are the different levels of study available for you to explore.
- Associate's Degree in Emergency Medical Training in Oklahoma
- Certificate in Emergency Medical Training in Oklahoma
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|Rank||Profession||Employment Number||Avg Salary||Job Growth (past 5 yrs)|
|Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics||2,870||$28,820||-34.3%|
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