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EMT Schools in Iowa

There are 11 schools in the state of Iowa offering EMT programs. In 2010, 96 students graduated from programs at Iowa EMT schools. 64 of all these students graduated with certificates and 32 of all these students graduated with associates degrees.

Overview

88 students graduate from EMT programs in Iowa, on average, each year. Of those, 64 students graduated with EMT certificates and 32 with an associate's level degree.

11 EMT schools are located in Iowa. And of these, while ten schools are public, one school is private. Public EMT school tuition varies from $3,120 to $4,800.

Average tuition for programs in EMT is $3,708. The lowest tuition in Iowa is at Indian Hills Community College, while the highest tuition for EMT programs, which is $4,800 every year, is at Northeast Iowa Community College-Calmar.

EMT schools in Iowa offer certificates and associates degrees.

EMT Program Completions in Iowa 2006 - 2010

88 students graduate from EMT programs in Iowa, on average, each year. Of those, 64 students graduated with EMT certificates and 32 with an associate's level degree.

EMT Program Completions in Iowa 2006 - 2010

  • Certificate 2006: 64
  • Certificate 2007: 44
  • Certificate 2008: 58
  • Certificate 2009: 83
  • Certificate 2010: 64
  • Associate 2006: 34
  • Associate 2007: 25
  • Associate 2008: 23
  • Associate 2009: 23
  • Associate 2010: 32

EMT Program Availability in Iowa

Iowa schools offer a total of 19 EMT programs. Of these programs, 52.6% are programs at the associate's level. The remaining programs are certificates.

EMT Program Availability in Iowa

  • Certificate: 9
  • Associate: 10

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: 17790
  • 25th Percentile: 22540
  • Median: 30060
  • 75th Percentile: 37480
  • 90th Percentile: 45500

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: 25920
  • Median Salary 2007: 25030
  • Median Salary 2008: 27230
  • Median Salary 2009: 27840
  • Median Salary 2010: 30060
  • Total Employed 2006: 2140
  • Total Employed 2007: 2170
  • Total Employed 2008: 2130
  • Total Employed 2009: 2390
  • Total Employed 2010: 2360

Iowa vs National EMT Employment

Iowa vs National EMT Employment

  • Employed in Iowa: 1.064% (2360)

EMT Schools in Iowa

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1. The Mercy College of Health Sciences

928 Sixth Ave
Des Moines, IA 50309-1239
(515) 643-3180

The Mercy College of Health Sciences offers two programs in EMT. More specifically, students are offered one certificate in EMT by it and one EMT degree at the associate's level. Mercy College, which is 1.0 miles from the center of the city, is located in Des Moines, IA. It is the oldest institution in the state of Iowa offering programs in EMT.

2. Indian Hills Community College

525 Grandview
Ottumwa, IA 52501
(641) 683-5111

Indian Hills Community College is in town of Ottumwa, Iowa. It offers two programs in EMT. Of those, students are offered one certificate in EMT by this college and one degree at the associate's level in EMT. It is a public 2-year institution. This community college is the seventh oldest institution in the state of Iowa offering programs in EMT.

3. North Iowa Area Community College

500 College Dr
Mason City, IA 50401
(641) 423-1264

North Iowa Area Community College is in Mason City, Iowa, where students can enjoy a rural setting. This college offers two EMT programs. Of those, students are offered one EMT certificate by this college and one associate's level EMT degree. This community college is a public 2-year institution. It is the eighth biggest institution in the state of Iowa offering EMT in terms of programs.

4. Northeast Iowa Community College - Calmar

1625 Hwy 150
Calmar, IA 52132-0400
(563) 562-3263

Northeast Iowa Community College-Calmar is in Calmar, Iowa, where students can enjoy a rural setting. It offers two programs in EMT. Of those, students are offered one EMT certificate by this college and one associate's level EMT degree. It is a public 2-year institution. This community college is the seventh biggest institution in the state of Iowa offering EMT in terms of programs.

5. Southeastern Community College

1500 West Agency Road
West Burlington, IA 52655-0180
(319) 752-2731

Southeastern Community College is located in West Burlington, Iowa, where students can enjoy a rural setting. and it offers one EMT program. 3,601 students pursue degrees in 35 Southeastern Community College programs, overall.

6. Western Iowa Tech Community College

4647 Stone Ave
Sioux City, IA 51102-5199
(712) 274-6400

Western Iowa Tech Community College, which is near the heart of downtown, is located in Sioux City, IA. It offers two EMT programs. Specifically, this college offers students one EMT certificate and one degree at the associate's level in EMT. It is one of 16 community colleges in Iowa. This college is the ninth oldest institution in the state of Iowa offering EMT programs.

7. The Eastern Iowa Community College District

306 W River Dr
Davenport, IA 52801-1221
(563) 336-3300

The Eastern Iowa Community College District offers two programs in EMT. Specifically, this college offers one certificate in EMT to students and one degree at the associate's level in EMT. It is in the center of Davenport. 9,365 students seek degrees in 73 Eastern Iowa Community College District programs, overall. This college is the third oldest institution in the state of Iowa offering EMT programs.

8. Kirkwood Community College

6301 Kirkwood Blvd SW
Cedar Rapids, IA 52406-2068
(319) 398-5411

Kirkwood Community College, which is near the heart of downtown, is in Cedar Rapids, IA and it offers one EMT program. 18,456 students seek degrees in 120 programs at this college, overall. This college is the sixth largest institution in the state of Iowa offering EMT in terms of programs.

9. Iowa Western Community College

2700 College Rd
Council Bluffs, IA 51503-1057
(712) 325-3200

Iowa Western Community College, which is near the center of the city, is located in Council Bluffs, IA. It offers two programs in EMT. Of those, this college offers students one EMT certificate and one associate's level degree in EMT. It is a public 2-year institution. It ranks fourth in terms of enrollment in the state of Iowa.

10. Iowa Lakes Community College

19 S 7th St
Estherville, IA 51334-2295
(712) 362-2601

Iowa Lakes Community College is a public 2-year institution, founded in 1967. It is located in Estherville, IA. This college offers students 25 certificates and 40 degrees at the associates level. In 2010, 3,264 students sought degrees from the 46 programs at this public college. This college offers subjects including healthcare and forensic accounting. This college is accredited by the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission. It is one of 16 community colleges in Iowa.

11. Des Moines Area Community College

2006 Ankeny Blvd
Ankeny, IA 50023-3993
(515) 964-6241

Des Moines Area Community College is in the suburbs of Ankeny, Iowa and it offers one EMT program. It is a public 2-year institution. It is the seventh oldest institution in the state of Iowa offering programs in EMT.

12. Iowa Central Community College

One Triton Circle
Fort Dodge, IA 50501
(515) 576-7201

Iowa Central Community College offers two programs in EMT. More specifically, this college offers one EMT certificate to students and one EMT degree at the associate's level. This college is located in town of Fort Dodge, Iowa. It is a public 2-year institution. It is the sixth oldest institution in the state of Iowa offering EMT programs.