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EMT Schools in Colorado

There are 15 schools in the state of Colorado offering EMT programs. 1,829 students graduated from programs at Colorado EMT schools in 2010. 1,783 of all these students graduated with certificates and 46 of all these students graduated with associates degrees.

Overview

On average, 1,644 students graduate from EMT programs in Colorado per year. This accounts for 7% of students who US schools graduate from EMT programs. Specifically, 1,783 students graduated with certificates in EMT and 46 with an associate's level degree.

15 EMT schools are in this state. And of these, 15 schools are public. Tuition at a public EMT school varies from $1,650 to $3,378.

Average tuition for EMT programs is $2,673. While the highest tuition for EMT programs, which is $3,378 each year, is at Trinidad State Junior College, the lowest tuition in this state is at Colorado Mountain College.

Schools in this state offer certificates and associates degrees for students pursing EMT.

EMT Program Completions in Colorado 2006 - 2010

On average, 1,644 students graduate from EMT programs in Colorado per year. This accounts for 7% of students who US schools graduate from EMT programs. Specifically, 1,783 students graduated with certificates in EMT and 46 with an associate's level degree.

EMT Program Completions in Colorado 2006 - 2010

  • Certificate 2006: 1556
  • Certificate 2007: 1238
  • Certificate 2008: 1421
  • Certificate 2009: 1615
  • Certificate 2010: 1783
  • Associate 2006: 21
  • Associate 2007: 12
  • Associate 2008: 38
  • Associate 2009: 52
  • Associate 2010: 46

EMT Program Availability in Colorado

Colorado schools offer a total of 23 programs in EMT. Of these programs, about 60.9% are programs at the certificate level. The remaining programs are degrees at the associates level.

EMT Program Availability in Colorado

  • Certificate: 14
  • Associate: 9

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: 18410
  • 25th Percentile: 24810
  • Median: 34810
  • 75th Percentile: 46220
  • 90th Percentile: 59170

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: 32250
  • Median Salary 2007: 31210
  • Median Salary 2008: 32850
  • Median Salary 2009: 33190
  • Median Salary 2010: 34810
  • Total Employed 2006: 3000
  • Total Employed 2007: 2910
  • Total Employed 2008: 3210
  • Total Employed 2009: 3180
  • Total Employed 2010: 2880

Colorado vs National EMT Employment

Colorado vs National EMT Employment

  • Employed in Colorado: 1.299% (2880)

EMT Schools in Colorado

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1. Lamar Community College

2401 S Main St
Lamar, CO 81052-3999
(719) 336-2248

Founded in 1937, Lamar Community College is a public 2-year institution. It is located in Lamar, CO. This college offers subjects including business and advanced nursing. This college offers students six certificates and 11 degrees at the associates level. In 2010, 1,051 students sought degrees from the 16 programs at this college. The North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission accredits it. It is one of 14 community colleges in Colorado.

2. Colorado Northwestern Community College

500 Kennedy Drive
Rangely, CO 81648-3598
(970) 675-2261

Colorado Northwestern Community College, which is very close to Rangely, Colorado, is in a rural area and it offers one EMT program. This community college is a public 2-year institution. In terms of enrollment, this college ranks ninth in the state of Colorado.

3. Northeastern Junior College

100 College Avenue
Sterling, CO 80751-2944
(970) 521-6600

Northeastern Junior College offers one EMT program and this college is in Sterling, CO. Overall, 2,214 students seek degrees in 23 programs at this college. This college is the tenth largest institution in the state of Colorado offering EMT in terms of programs.

4. Trinidad State Junior College

600 Prospect St
Trinidad, CO 81082
(719) 846-5011

Trinidad State Junior College offers two EMT programs. Of those, students are offered one certificate in EMT by it and one EMT degree at the associate's level. This college is one of 14 community colleges in Colorado. In terms of programs, this college is the eighth largest institution in the state of Colorado offering EMT.

5. Morgan Community College

920 Barlow Road
Fort Morgan, CO 80701
(970) 542-3100

Morgan Community College offers one EMT program and it is located in Fort Morgan, Colorado, where students can enjoy a rural setting. Overall, 1,965 students seek degrees in 28 Morgan Community College programs. It is the ninth largest institution in the state of Colorado offering EMT in terms of programs.

6. Pueblo Community College

900 West Orman Avenue
Pueblo, CO 81004-1499
(719) 549-3200

Pueblo Community College is near the heart of downtown. It offers two EMT programs. Out of those, this college offers one EMT certificate to students and one associate's level degree in EMT. It is a public 2-year institution. This college is the seventh largest institution in the state of Colorado offering EMT.

7. Otero Junior College

1802 Colorado Ave
La Junta, CO 81050
(719) 384-6831

Otero Junior College is located in town of La Junta, Colorado and it offers one EMT program. This community college is a public 2-year institution.

8. Red Rocks Community College

13300 W Sixth Ave
Lakewood, CO 80228-1255
(303) 914-6600

Red Rocks Community College is located in the suburbs of Lakewood, Colorado. This college offers two programs in EMT. More specifically, it offers one EMT certificate to students and one EMT degree at the associate's level. This college is a public 2-year institution.

9. The Community College of Aurora

16000 E CentreTech Pky
Aurora, CO 80011-9036
(303) 360-4700

The Community College of Aurora is near the center of the city. It offers two EMT programs. Specifically, students are offered one certificate in EMT by it and one degree at the associate's level in EMT. This college is a public 2-year institution. In terms of enrollment, this college ranks eighth in the state of Colorado.

10. Colorado Mountain College

831 Grand Ave.
Glenwood Springs, CO 81601-0233
(800) 621-8559

Colorado Mountain College is located in town of Glenwood Springs, Colorado. This school offers two programs in EMT. More specifically, students are offered one EMT certificate by this medium-sized school and one associate's level degree in EMT. 6,088 students seek degrees in 43 Colorado Mountain College programs, overall. This school is the ninth biggest institution in the state of Colorado offering EMT.

11. Aims Community College

5401 W. 20th St.
Greeley, CO 80632
(970) 330-8008

Aims Community College, which is 3.3 miles from the heart of downtown, is in Greeley, CO. It offers two EMT programs. More specifically, students are offered one EMT certificate by this community college and one degree at the associate's level in EMT. Overall, 5,340 students pursue degrees in 46 programs at this college. This college is the biggest institution in the state of Colorado offering EMT in terms of programs.

12. The Community College of Denver

1111 W. Colfax Ave.
Denver, CO 80204-2026
(303) 556-2600

The Community College of Denver is near the heart of downtown and it offers one EMT program. This large college is one of 14 community colleges in Colorado. This college is the fifth largest institution in the state of Colorado offering EMT in terms of programs.

13. Arapahoe Community College

5900 S. Santa Fe Dr.
Littleton, CO 80160-9002
(303) 797-4222

Arapahoe Community College is in the suburbs of Littleton, Colorado. It offers two programs in EMT. Specifically, this college offers students one EMT certificate and one associate's level degree in EMT. Overall, 9,961 students seek degrees in 60 programs at this community college. This community college ranks fourth in terms of enrollment in the state of Colorado.

14. Mesa State College

1100 North Avenue
Grand Junction, CO 81501-3122
(970) 248-1020

Mesa State College, which is 1.0 miles from the heart of downtown, is located in Grand Junction, CO and Colorado Mesa offers one EMT program. This school is one of 7 liberal arts colleges in Colorado. This liberal arts college is the sixth biggest institution in the state of Colorado offering EMT.

15. Pikes Peak Community College

5675 S Academy Blvd
Colorado Springs, CO 80906-5498
(719) 502-2000

Pikes Peak Community College is located in the suburbs of Colorado Springs, Colorado. It offers two EMT programs. Out of those, this college offers students one EMT certificate and one EMT degree at the associate's level. This large college is a public 2-year institution. This community college is the second biggest institution in the state of Colorado offering EMT.

16. Front Range Community College

3645 W 112th Ave
Westminster, CO 80031
(303) 404-5000

Front Range Community College is located in the suburbs of Westminster, Colorado and this college offers one EMT program. This community college is one of 14 community colleges in Colorado. In terms of programs, it is the sixth biggest institution in the state of Colorado offering EMT.