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Paramedic Schools in Colorado

There are 15 Colorado schools offering paramedic programs. In 2010, 1,829 students graduated with degrees from Colorado paramedic schools. 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 programs in this state in paramedicine every year. This accounts for 7% of paramedic students who US schools graduate. Out of those, 1,783 students graduated with certificates in paramedicine and 46 with an associate's level degree.

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

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

Paramedic schools in this state offer certificates and associates degrees.

Paramedic Program Completions in Colorado 2006 - 2010

On average, 1,644 students graduate from programs in this state in paramedicine every year. This accounts for 7% of paramedic students who US schools graduate. Out of those, 1,783 students graduated with certificates in paramedicine and 46 with an associate's level degree.

Paramedic 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

Paramedic Program Availability in Colorado

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

Paramedic 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 Paramedic Employment

Colorado vs National Paramedic Employment

  • Employed in Colorado: 1.299% (2880)

Paramedic Schools in Colorado

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1. Colorado Northwestern Community College

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

Colorado Northwestern Community College offers one program in paramedicine and it is in Rangely, Colorado, where students can enjoy a rural setting. Overall, 1,450 students pursue degrees in 30 programs at this college. This small college is the ninth biggest institution in the state of Colorado offering paramedicine.

2. Northeastern Junior College

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

Northeastern Junior College is located in town of Sterling, Colorado and it offers one paramedic program. This college is a public 2-year institution. This community college is the fourth oldest institution in the state of Colorado offering paramedic programs.

3. Trinidad State Junior College

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

Trinidad State Junior College offers two paramedic programs. Out of those, it offers students one paramedic certificate and one associate's level paramedicine degree. 1,916 students pursue degrees in 45 Trinidad State Junior College programs, overall. It is the oldest institution in the state of Colorado offering paramedic programs.

4. Morgan Community College

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

Morgan Community College is in Fort Morgan, Colorado, where students can enjoy a rural setting. and it offers one program in paramedicine. 1,965 students pursue degrees in 28 programs at this community college, overall.

5. Pueblo Community College

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

Pueblo Community College offers two paramedic programs. Of those, it offers students one certificate in paramedicine and one associate's level degree in paramedicine. This community college is 1.6 miles from the center of the city. Overall, 7,943 students seek degrees in 59 programs at this medium-sized college.

6. Otero Junior College

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

Otero Junior College offers one program in paramedicine and this college is located in town of La Junta, Colorado. It is a public 2-year institution.

7. 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. It offers two paramedic programs. Of those, this community college offers students one certificate in paramedicine and one degree at the associate's level in paramedicine. It is one of 14 community colleges in Colorado.

8. The Community College of Aurora

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

The Community College of Aurora is 1.8 miles from the heart of downtown. It offers two programs in paramedicine. Out of those, students are offered one certificate in paramedicine by this public college and one degree at the associate's level in paramedicine. It is a public 2-year institution. It is the fourth biggest institution in the state of Colorado offering paramedicine in terms of programs.

9. Colorado Mountain College

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

Colorado Mountain College is in town of Glenwood Springs, Colorado. It offers two paramedic programs. More specifically, it offers students one paramedic certificate and one paramedic degree at the associate's level. 6,088 students seek degrees in 43 Colorado Mountain College programs, overall. This school is the ninth oldest institution in the state of Colorado offering programs in paramedicine.

10. Aims Community College

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

Aims Community College offers two programs in paramedicine. Of those, students are offered one paramedic certificate by it and one associate's level paramedicine degree. This college, which is 3.3 miles from the center of the city, is located in Greeley, CO. This college is one of 14 community colleges in Colorado. This community college is the tenth largest institution in the state of Colorado offering paramedicine.

11. The Community College of Denver

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

The Community College of Denver is 1.0 miles from the heart of downtown and it offers one program in paramedicine. This big college is a public 2-year institution. In terms of programs, this college is the fifth largest institution in the state of Colorado offering paramedicine.

12. Arapahoe Community College

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

Arapahoe Community College offers two programs in paramedicine. Specifically, students are offered one paramedic certificate by it and one associate's level paramedicine degree. It is located in the suburbs of Littleton, Colorado. Overall, 9,961 students pursue degrees in 60 programs at this community college. This college is the seventh oldest institution in the state of Colorado offering paramedic programs.

13. 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 CMU offers one program in paramedicine. It is one of 7 liberal arts colleges in Colorado. Colorado Mesa is the sixth largest institution in the state of Colorado offering paramedicine.

14. 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 programs in paramedicine. More specifically, students are offered one paramedic certificate by this community college and one associate's level paramedicine degree. This college is one of 14 community colleges in Colorado. In terms of enrollment, it ranks second in the state of Colorado.

15. 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 it offers one paramedic program. 20,092 students pursue degrees in 54 Front Range Community College programs, overall. It is the sixth largest institution in the state of Colorado offering paramedicine in terms of programs.