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EMT Schools in Illinois

There are 32 Illinois schools offering EMT programs. 1,203 students graduated from programs at Illinois EMT schools in 2010. 1,144 of all these students graduated with certificates and 59 of all these students graduated with associates degrees.

Overview

1,247 students graduate from EMT programs in this state, on average, each year. This accounts for 4% of EMT students who schools in the United States graduate. Of those, 1,144 students graduated with certificates in EMT and 59 with a degree at the associate's level.

32 EMT schools are located in this state. Of these, 31 schools are public, while one school is private. Tuition at a public EMT school varies from $2,194 to $4,128.

Average tuition for programs in EMT is $2,933. While the lowest tuition in this state is at Waubonsee Community College, the highest tuition for EMT programs, which is $4,128 each year, is at the College of DuPage.

Schools in this state offer certificates and associates degrees in EMT.

EMT Program Completions in Illinois 2006 - 2010

1,247 students graduate from EMT programs in this state, on average, each year. This accounts for 4% of EMT students who schools in the United States graduate. Of those, 1,144 students graduated with certificates in EMT and 59 with a degree at the associate's level.

EMT Program Completions in Illinois 2006 - 2010

  • Certificate 2006: 1280
  • Certificate 2007: 1259
  • Certificate 2008: 1242
  • Certificate 2009: 1261
  • Certificate 2010: 1144
  • Associate 2006: 35
  • Associate 2007: 33
  • Associate 2008: 50
  • Associate 2009: 59
  • Associate 2010: 59

EMT Program Availability in Illinois

Schools in this state offer a total of 50 EMT programs. Of these programs, around 64% are certificate level programs. The remaining programs are degrees at the associates level.

EMT Program Availability in Illinois

  • Certificate: 32
  • Associate: 18

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: 19290
  • 25th Percentile: 23320
  • Median: 32370
  • 75th Percentile: 44820
  • 90th Percentile: 74320

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: 26750
  • Median Salary 2007: 28150
  • Median Salary 2008: 29900
  • Median Salary 2009: 30480
  • Median Salary 2010: 32370
  • Total Employed 2006: 11640
  • Total Employed 2007: 11030
  • Total Employed 2008: 10440
  • Total Employed 2009: 10590
  • Total Employed 2010: 10450

Illinois vs National EMT Employment

Illinois vs National EMT Employment

  • Employed in Illinois: 4.712% (10450)

EMT Schools in Illinois

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1. Illinois Eastern Community Colleges - Wabash Valley College

2200 College Drive
Mount Carmel, IL 62863
(618) 393-2982

Illinois Eastern Community Colleges-Wabash Valley College is in Mount Carmel, IL and it offers one program in EMT. It is a public 2-year institution. It is the seventh oldest institution in the state of Illinois offering EMT programs.

2. John Wood Community College

1301 S 48th Street
Quincy, IL 62305-8736
(217) 224-6500

John Wood Community College offers two programs in EMT. Out of those, students are offered one certificate in EMT by it and one degree at the associate's level in EMT. This college is located in Quincy, Illinois, where students can enjoy a rural setting. This public college is one of 46 community colleges in Illinois.

3. Heartland Community College

1500 West Raab Road
Normal, IL 61761-9446
(309) 268-8000

Heartland Community College is in Normal, Illinois, where students can enjoy a rural setting. and it offers one EMT program. This college is a public 2-year institution. In terms of programs, it is the tenth biggest institution in the state of Illinois offering EMT.

4. Sauk Valley Community College

173 Illinois Rt 2
Dixon, IL 61021
(815) 288-5511

Sauk Valley Community College offers three programs in EMT. Out of those, it offers two EMT certificates to students and one associate's level degree in EMT. It is in Dixon, IL. Overall, 2,491 students seek degrees in 47 programs at this college.

5. City Colleges of Chicago-Malcolm X College

1900 W Van Buren
Chicago, IL 60612-3197
(312) 850-7000

City Colleges of Chicago-Malcolm X College offers three EMT programs. More specifically, this college offers two certificates in EMT to students and one degree at the associate's level in EMT. It is near the center of the city. This medium-sized college is one of 46 community colleges in Illinois. In terms of programs, this college is the biggest institution in the state of Illinois offering EMT.

6. Illinois Eastern Community Colleges - Olney Central College

305 N West Street
Olney, IL 62450
(618) 393-2982

Illinois Eastern Community Colleges-Olney Central College offers one EMT program. This college is a public 2-year institution.

7. The Trinity College of Nursing and Health Sciences

2122 - 25th Avenue
Rock Island, IL 61201-5317
(309) 779-7700

The Trinity College of Nursing and Health Sciences, which is near the heart of downtown, is located in Rock Island, IL. This school offers two programs in EMT. Out of those, students are offered one EMT certificate by this school and one EMT degree at the associate's level. 238 students pursue degrees in eight programs at this school, overall.

8. Illinois Eastern Community Colleges - Frontier Community Coll

Frontier Drive
Fairfield, IL 62837
(618) 393-2982

Illinois Eastern Community Colleges-Frontier Community Coll offers one EMT program and this college, which is very close to Fairfield, Illinois, is in a rural area. 2,171 students pursue degrees in 16 Illinois Eastern Community Colleges-Frontier Community Coll programs, overall.

9. Lake Land College

5001 Lake Land Blvd
Mattoon, IL 61938
(217) 234-5253

Lake Land College is in Mattoon, IL and it offers one EMT program. This college is a public 2-year institution.

10. Southeastern Illinois College

3575 College Road
Harrisburg, IL 62946
(618) 252-5400

Southeastern Illinois College is in Harrisburg, Illinois, where students can enjoy a rural setting. and it offers one EMT program. 2,356 students seek degrees in 46 programs at this college, overall.

11. City Colleges of Chicago-Wilbur Wright College

4300 N Narragansett
Chicago, IL 60634-1500
(773) 777-7900

City Colleges of Chicago-Wilbur Wright College offers one program in EMT and it is near the center of the city. Overall, 12,660 students pursue degrees in 40 programs at this college. In terms of programs, it is the sixth biggest institution in the state of Illinois offering EMT.

12. Prairie State College

202 South Halsted Street
Chicago Heights, IL 60411-8226
(708) 709-3500

Prairie State College is located in the suburbs of Chicago Heights, Illinois. This college offers two programs in EMT. This community college offers two certificates in EMT to students. Overall, 5,791 students pursue degrees in 47 programs at this college.

13. The College of DuPage

425 Fawell Blvd.
Glen Ellyn, IL 60137-6599
(630) 942-2800

The College of DuPage is located in the suburbs of Glen Ellyn, Illinois. It 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. Overall, 26,722 students seek degrees in 120 programs at this community college. This college is the fourth biggest institution in the state of Illinois offering EMT in terms of programs.

14. Carl Sandburg College

2400 Tom L. Wilson Boulevard
Galesburg, IL 61401
(309) 344-2518

Carl Sandburg College, which is very close to Galesburg, Illinois, is located in a rural setting and it offers one EMT program. It is one of 46 community colleges in Illinois. In terms of programs, this public college is the largest institution in the state of Illinois offering EMT.

15. Elgin Community College

1700 Spartan Drive
Elgin, IL 60123-7193
(847) 697-1000

Elgin Community College is 2.5 miles from the heart of downtown and it offers one EMT program. 12,214 students pursue degrees in 76 Elgin Community College programs, overall. In terms of programs, it is the ninth biggest institution in the state of Illinois offering EMT.

16. Southwestern Illinois College

2500 Carlyle Ave
Belleville, IL 62221-5899
(618) 235-2700

Southwestern Illinois College offers two EMT programs. More specifically, it offers one EMT certificate to students and one associate's level EMT degree. It is in Belleville, Illinois, where students can enjoy a rural setting. Overall, 13,221 students pursue degrees in 100 programs at this public school. In terms of enrollment, it ranks seventh in the state of Illinois.

17. Triton College

2000 5th Ave
River Grove, IL 60171-1995
(708) 456-0300x3130

Triton College is located in the suburbs of River Grove, Illinois and it offers one EMT program. This college is a public 2-year institution.

18. McHenry County College

8900 US Hwy 14
Crystal Lake, IL 60012-2761
(815) 455-3700

McHenry County College is located in Crystal Lake, Illinois, where students can enjoy a rural setting. It offers two EMT programs. Out of those, students are offered one EMT certificate by this community college and one degree at the associate's level in EMT. It is a public 2-year institution.

19. Lincoln Land Community College

5250 Shepherd Rd
Springfield, IL 62794-9256
(217) 786-2200

Lincoln Land Community College offers two programs in EMT. It offers students two EMT certificates. This college, which is near the center of the city, is in Springfield, IL. This community college is a public 2-year institution. In terms of programs, it is the third biggest institution in the state of Illinois offering EMT.

20. Richland Community College

One College Pk
Decatur, IL 62521-8512
(217) 875-7200

Richland Community College is located in Decatur, Illinois, where students can enjoy a rural setting. and this college offers one program in EMT. This medium-sized college is one of 46 community colleges in Illinois.

21. Harper College

1200 W Algonquin Rd
Palatine, IL 60067-7398
(847) 925-6000

Harper College offers three programs in EMT. More specifically, it offers two EMT certificates to students and one degree at the associate's level in EMT. This public school is in the suburbs of Palatine, Illinois. 16,060 students seek degrees in 94 Harper College programs, overall. This school is the third biggest institution in the state of Illinois offering EMT.

22. Oakton Community College

1600 E Golf Rd.
Des Plaines, IL 60016-1268
(847) 635-1600

Oakton Community College, which is 1.5 miles from the center of the city, is in Des Plaines, IL and it offers one EMT program. It is a public 2-year institution.

23. Kishwaukee College

21193 Malta Rd
Malta, IL 60150-9699
(815) 825-2086

Kishwaukee College is in Malta, Illinois, where students can enjoy a rural setting. This college offers two programs in EMT. Out of those, this college offers one certificate in EMT to students and one associate's level degree in EMT. This college is a public 2-year institution.

24. Parkland College

2400 W Bradley Ave
Champaign, IL 61821-1899
(217) 351-2200

Parkland College offers one program in EMT and this college, which is near the heart of downtown, is located in Champaign, IL. It is a public 2-year institution.

25. Lewis and Clark Community College

5800 Godfrey Rd
Godfrey, IL 62035
(618) 468-7000

Lewis and Clark Community College is located in Godfrey, Illinois, where students can enjoy a rural setting. This college offers two programs in EMT. Specifically, this mid-sized college offers students one certificate in EMT and one associate's level degree in EMT. This college is one of 46 community colleges in Illinois.

26. Illinois Central College

One College Drive
East Peoria, IL 61635-0001
(309) 694-5422

Illinois Central College is located in East Peoria, Illinois, where students can enjoy a rural setting. It offers two EMT programs. Of those, it offers students one certificate in EMT and one degree at the associate's level in EMT. Overall, 13,078 students pursue degrees in 99 Illinois Central College programs. In terms of programs, it is the sixth largest institution in the state of Illinois offering EMT.

27. The College of Lake County

19351 W Washington St.
Grayslake, IL 60030-1198
(847) 543-2000

The College of Lake County is located in the suburbs of Grayslake, Illinois. It offers two programs in EMT. Out of those, it offers students one certificate in EMT and one degree at the associate's level in EMT. It is a public 2-year institution.

28. Joliet Junior College

1215 Houbolt Rd
Joliet, IL 60431-8938
(815) 729-9020

Joliet Junior College, which is just a few miles from Joliet, is in a rural area and it offers one program in EMT. This big college is one of 46 community colleges in Illinois. It is the oldest institution in the state of Illinois offering programs in EMT.

29. Kankakee Community College

100 College Drive
Kankakee, IL 60901
(815) 802-8500

Kankakee Community College is located in the suburbs of Kankakee, Illinois and it offers one EMT program. It is one of 46 community colleges in Illinois. It is the ninth largest institution in the state of Illinois offering EMT in terms of programs.

30. South Suburban College

15800 South State Street
South Holland, IL 60473-1200
(708) 596-2000x5894

South Suburban College is in the suburbs of South Holland, Illinois and it offers one EMT program. It is a public 2-year institution.

31. Rend Lake College

468 N Ken Gray Pky
Ina, IL 62846
(618) 437-5321

Rend Lake College is in Ina, Illinois, where students can enjoy a rural setting. and it offers one EMT program. Overall, 5,379 students pursue degrees in 57 programs at this college.

32. Waubonsee Community College

Rte 47 at Waubonsee Drive
Sugar Grove, IL 60554-0901
(630) 466-7900x5756

Waubonsee Community College offers two EMT programs. Of those, this college offers one certificate in EMT to students and one associate's level EMT degree. It is located in Sugar Grove, Illinois, where students can enjoy a rural setting. This community college is a public 2-year institution.

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