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EMT Schools in California

There are 31 schools in the state of California offering EMT programs. 2,054 students graduated with degrees from California EMT schools in 2010. 1,958 of all these students graduated with certificates and 90 students graduated with associates degrees.

Overview

1,909 students graduate from EMT programs in California, on average, each year. This accounts for 7% of students who US schools graduate from EMT programs. Out of those, 1,958 students graduated with EMT certificates, 90 with an associate's level degree, and six with a bachelor's level degree.

31 EMT schools are in this state. Of these, 28 schools are public, while three schools are private. Private EMT school tuition varies from $10,453 to $25,221.

Average tuition for programs in EMT is $21,690. The lowest tuition in this coastal state is at the University of Antelope Valley, while the highest tuition for EMT programs, which is $25,221 per year, is at Pacific Union College.

EMT schools in this state offer certificates, associates degrees, and bachelors degrees. No EMT students at the undergraduate level pursued degrees at the masters level.

EMT Program Completions in California 2006 - 2010

1,909 students graduate from EMT programs in California, on average, each year. This accounts for 7% of students who US schools graduate from EMT programs. Out of those, 1,958 students graduated with EMT certificates, 90 with an associate's level degree, and six with a bachelor's level degree.

EMT Program Completions in California 2006 - 2010

  • Certificate 2006: 1947
  • Certificate 2007: 2095
  • Certificate 2008: 1653
  • Certificate 2009: 2520
  • Certificate 2010: 1958
  • Associate 2006: 78
  • Associate 2007: 93
  • Associate 2008: 106
  • Associate 2009: 84
  • Associate 2010: 90
  • Bachelor 2006: 2
  • Bachelor 2007: 9
  • Bachelor 2008: 5
  • Bachelor 2009: 5
  • Bachelor 2010: 6

EMT Program Availability in California

Schools in California offer a total of 52 programs in EMT. Of these programs, 55.8% are certificate level programs. The remaining programs are degrees at the associates level and the bachelors level.

EMT Program Availability in California

  • Certificate: 29
  • Associate: 22
  • Bachelor: 1

Career Trends

Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics — Salary by Percentile

Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics — Salary by Percentile

Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 21210
  • 25th Percentile: 24570
  • Median: 31780
  • 75th Percentile: 43500
  • 90th Percentile: 58480

Career Trends

Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics — Employment Trend

Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics — Employment Trend

Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 25360
  • Median Salary 2007: 26620
  • Median Salary 2008: 27090
  • Median Salary 2009: 31050
  • Median Salary 2010: 31780
  • Total Employed 2006: 11920
  • Total Employed 2007: 12950
  • Total Employed 2008: 13220
  • Total Employed 2009: 14790
  • Total Employed 2010: 15220

California vs National EMT Employment

California vs National EMT Employment

  • Employed in California: 6.863% (15220)

EMT Schools in California

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1. The Charles A. Jones Career and Education Center

5451 Lemon Hill Ave
Sacramento, CA 95824-1529
(916) 433-2600x1010

The Charles A. Jones Career and Education Center, which is near the center of the city, is in Sacramento, CA and it offers one EMT program. Overall, 1,572 students seek degrees in 26 programs at this vocational school.

2. Columbia College

11600 Columbia College Dr
Sonora, CA 95370
(209) 588-5100

Columbia College is in town of Sonora, California. It offers two EMT programs. More specifically, this school offers students one certificate in EMT and one associate's level EMT degree. It is a public 2-year institution.

3. Skyline College

3300 College Dr
San Bruno, CA 94066-1698
(650) 738-4100

Skyline College is located in the suburbs of San Bruno, California and this college offers one program in EMT. It is one of 98 community colleges in California.

4. The University of Antelope Valley

44055 Sierra Highway
Lancaster, CA 93534
(661) 726-1911x125

The University of Antelope Valley offers one program in EMT and it is located in the suburbs of Lancaster, California. Overall, 967 students seek degrees in 11 Antelope Valley programs.

5. Mt Diablo Adult Education

1266 San Carlos Ave.
Concord, CA 94518-1102
(925) 685-7340x0

Mt Diablo Adult Education offers one program in EMT and this school is in the suburbs of Concord, California. It is a public institution.

6. Victor Valley College

18422 Bear Valley Rd
Victorville, CA 92395-5850
(760) 245-4271x2225

Victor Valley College, which is 4.8 miles from the center of the city, is in Victorville, CA. This college offers two programs in EMT. Out of those, students are offered one certificate in EMT by it and one associate's level degree in EMT. It is one of 98 community colleges in California.

7. El Camino College - Compton Center

1111 East Artesia Blvd.
Compton, CA 90221-5393
(310) 900-1600

El Camino College-Compton Center offers two EMT programs. Of those, students are offered one EMT certificate by it and one associate's level degree in EMT. It is 1.6 miles from the heart of downtown. It is one of 163 public post-secondary institutions in California. It is the ninth largest institution in the state of California offering EMT in terms of programs.

8. The College of the Siskiyous

800 College Ave
Weed, CA 96094-2899
(530) 938-5555

The College of the Siskiyous is in Weed, California, where students can enjoy a rural setting. It offers two programs in EMT. More specifically, students are offered one certificate in EMT by this community college and one degree at the associate's level in EMT. 2,732 students pursue degrees in 77 College of the Siskiyous programs, overall.

9. Loma Linda University

Loma Linda University
Loma Linda, CA 92350
(909) 558-1000

Loma Linda University offers one program in EMT and this school is located in the suburbs of Loma Linda, California. LLU is a 4-year institution. This specialized school is the oldest institution in the state of California offering EMT programs.

10. Crafton Hills College

11711 Sand Canyon Road
Yucaipa, CA 92399-1799
(909) 794-2161

Crafton Hills College, which is very close to Yucaipa, California, is located in a rural area. It offers two EMT programs. Out of those, students are offered one certificate in EMT by this community college and one associate's level EMT degree. This college is a public 2-year institution.

11. City College of San Francisco

50 Phelan Ave
San Francisco, CA 94112-1898
(415) 239-3000

City College of San Francisco offers two programs in EMT. Out of those, students are offered one certificate in EMT by it and one EMT degree at the associate's level. This community college is 3.8 miles from the heart of downtown. It is a public 2-year institution. It is the ninth oldest institution in the state of California offering EMT programs.

12. Moreno Valley College

16130 Lasselle St
Moreno Valley, CA 92551
(951) 571-6100

Moreno Valley College is a public 2-year institution. It is in Moreno Valley, California, where students can enjoy a rural setting. It offers 29 certificates and 23 degrees at the associates level to students. 10,684 students pursued degrees from the 29 programs at this college in 2010. It offers subjects such as language, physician assisting, and emergency management. It is one of 98 community colleges in California.

13. Ventura College

4667 Telegraph Rd
Ventura, CA 93003-3872
(805) 654-6400

Ventura College is located in the center of Ventura. This college offers two programs in EMT. Of those, students are offered one certificate in EMT by it and one associate's level EMT degree. 13,711 students pursue degrees in 97 programs at this community college, overall. This college is the seventh oldest institution in the state of California offering programs in EMT.

14. The El Camino Community College District

16007 Crenshaw Blvd
Torrance, CA 90506
(310) 532-3670

The El Camino Community College District is in the suburbs of Torrance, California. It offers two programs in EMT. Of those, this college offers one certificate in EMT to students and one associate's level degree in EMT. It is a public 2-year institution. In terms of programs, this college is the tenth largest institution in the state of California offering EMT.

15. East Los Angeles College

1301 Avenida Cesar Chavez
Monterey Park, CA 91754-6099
(323) 265-8650

East Los Angeles College offers one program in EMT and this college, which is near the center of the city, is located in Monterey Park, CA. Overall, 35,100 students pursue degrees in 89 East Los Angeles College programs. It is the tenth oldest institution in the state of California offering programs in EMT.

16. Riverside City College

4800 Magnolia Avenue
Riverside, CA 92506
(951) 222-8000x8979

Riverside City College is near the heart of downtown. It offers two EMT programs. Of those, students are offered one certificate in EMT by this community college and one associate's level degree in EMT. This community college is a public 2-year institution. It is the ninth biggest institution in the state of California offering EMT.

17. American River College

4700 College Oak Dr
Sacramento, CA 95841-4286
(916) 484-8011

American River College is located in the suburbs of Sacramento, California. It offers two programs in EMT. Out of those, students are offered one EMT certificate by it and one degree at the associate's level in EMT. 33,440 students seek degrees in 165 American River College programs, overall. This college is the second biggest institution in the state of California offering EMT.

18. Modesto Junior College

435 College Ave
Modesto, CA 95350-5800
(209) 575-6550

Modesto Junior College is near the heart of downtown and it offers one EMT program. 18,492 students pursue degrees in 154 programs at this school, overall. It is the fourth oldest institution in the state of California offering programs in EMT.

19. Southwestern College

900 Otay Lakes Rd
Chula Vista, CA 91910-7299
(619) 482-6550

Southwestern College is located in the suburbs of Chula Vista, California. It offers two programs in EMT. More specifically, it offers students one certificate in EMT and one associate's level degree in EMT. 19,476 students pursue degrees in 200 Southwestern College programs, overall.

20. Napa Valley College

2277 Napa-Vallejo Hwy
Napa, CA 94558-6236
(707) 253-3000

Napa Valley College is 2.6 miles from the center of the city. This college offers two programs in EMT. Specifically, this community college offers students one EMT certificate and one degree at the associate's level in EMT. It is a public 2-year institution.

21. Pacific Union College

One Angwin Ave
Angwin, CA 94508-9707
(707) 965-6313

Pacific Union College, which is very close to Angwin, California, is located in a rural area and it offers one program in EMT. 1,495 students pursue degrees in 41 Pacific Union College programs, overall.

22. Allan Hancock College

800 South College Drive
Santa Maria, CA 93454-6399
(805) 922-6966

Allan Hancock College offers two EMT programs. More specifically, it offers students one EMT certificate and one EMT degree at the associate's level. This college, which is 0.9 miles from the heart of downtown, is located in Santa Maria, CA. Overall, 12,108 students seek degrees in 130 programs at this large college. This college is the fourth oldest institution in the state of California offering EMT programs.

23. Saddleback College

28000 Marguerite Pky
Mission Viejo, CA 92692-3635
(949) 582-4500

Saddleback College offers two programs in EMT. Of those, it offers one EMT certificate to students and one associate's level EMT degree. It is in the suburbs of Mission Viejo, California. It is a public 2-year institution.

24. Barstow Community College

2700 Barstow Road
Barstow, CA 92311
(760) 252-2411

Barstow Community College is a public 2-year institution. It is located in Barstow, California, where students can enjoy a rural setting. It offers students 23 certificates and 22 degrees at the associates level. 2,757 students sought degrees from the 23 programs at this community college in 2010. This mid-sized college offers subjects including EMT, cosmetology, and nursing assisting. The Western Association of Schools and Colleges, Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges accredits this community college. It is one of 98 community colleges in California.

25. Butte College

3536 Butte Campus Drive
Oroville, CA 95965-8399
(530) 895-2511

Butte College is in Oroville, California, where students can enjoy a rural setting. This college offers two programs in EMT. More specifically, students are offered one EMT certificate by it and one EMT degree at the associate's level. This college is one of 98 community colleges in California. This college is the fourth largest institution in the state of California offering EMT in terms of programs.

26. Foothill College

12345 El Monte Rd
Los Altos Hills, CA 94022
(650) 949-7777

Foothill College offers two programs in EMT. Specifically, it offers students one certificate in EMT and one associate's level degree in EMT. It is in the suburbs of Los Altos Hills, California. Overall, 17,474 students pursue degrees in 150 programs at this public school.

27. Palomar College

1140 W. Mission
San Marcos, CA 92069-1487
(760) 744-1150

Palomar College, which is near the heart of downtown, is in San Marcos, CA. This college offers two EMT programs. Of those, it offers students one EMT certificate and one associate's level degree in EMT. This community college is a public 2-year institution.

28. Cuesta College

Highway 1
San Luis Obispo, CA 93403-8106
(805) 546-3100x3946

Cuesta College, which is very close to San Luis Obispo, California, is located in a rural area and it offers one program in EMT. This large school is one of 163 public post-secondary institutions in California.

29. Imperial Valley College

380 E. Aten Road
Imperial, CA 92251-0158
(760) 352-8320

Imperial Valley College is in Imperial, California, where students can enjoy a rural setting. This school offers two programs in EMT. Of those, students are offered one certificate in EMT by it and one degree at the associate's level in EMT. 8,991 students pursue degrees in 105 programs at this public school, overall. This school is the sixth oldest institution in the state of California offering programs in EMT.

30. Mt. San Antonio College

1100 N Grand Ave
Walnut, CA 91789-1399
(909) 594-5611

Mt. San Antonio College is located in the suburbs of Walnut, California. This college offers two EMT programs. Of those, it offers one certificate in EMT to students and one degree at the associate's level in EMT. Overall, 29,064 students pursue degrees in 154 programs at this college. In terms of enrollment, it ranks fourth in the state of California.

31. Cosumnes River College

8401 Center Parkway
Sacramento, CA 95823-5799
(916) 688-7344

Cosumnes River College offers one program in EMT and this college, which is 9.6 miles from the heart of downtown, is located in Sacramento, CA. It is a public 2-year institution. It is the ninth largest institution in the state of California offering EMT in terms of programs.

32. Santa Rosa Junior College

1501 Mendocino Avenue
Santa Rosa, CA 95401-4395
(707) 527-4011

Santa Rosa Junior College is near the heart of downtown. It offers two programs in EMT. Of those, this large college offers one certificate in EMT to students and one degree at the associate's level in EMT. It is one of 98 community colleges in California.

33. Los Medanos College

2700 East Leland Road
Pittsburg, CA 94565
(925) 439-2181

Los Medanos College is located in the suburbs of Pittsburg, California. This college offers two EMT programs. Out of those, students are offered one EMT certificate by this college and one associate's level degree in EMT. This college is one of 98 community colleges in California.

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