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EMT Schools in Louisiana

There are 11 schools in the state of Louisiana offering EMT programs. In 2010, 1,050 students graduated with degrees from Louisiana EMT schools. 1,021 of all these students graduated with certificates and 29 of all these students graduated with associates degrees.

Overview

On average, 597 students graduate from programs in Louisiana in EMT per year. This accounts for 4% of students who schools in the United States graduate from EMT programs. Specifically, 1,021 students graduated with EMT certificates and 29 with a degree at the associate's level.

11 EMT schools are located in this state. And out of these, 11 schools are public. Tuition at a public EMT school varies from $1,092 to $2,955.

Average tuition for programs in EMT is $2,077. While the lowest tuition in Louisiana is at South Central Louisiana Technical College-Young Memorial, the highest tuition for EMT programs, which is $2,955 every year, is at Delgado Community College.

Louisiana schools offer certificates and associates degrees for EMT students.

EMT Program Completions in Louisiana 2006 - 2010

On average, 597 students graduate from programs in Louisiana in EMT per year. This accounts for 4% of students who schools in the United States graduate from EMT programs. Specifically, 1,021 students graduated with EMT certificates and 29 with a degree at the associate's level.

EMT Program Completions in Louisiana 2006 - 2010

  • Certificate 2006: 14
  • Certificate 2007: 324
  • Certificate 2008: 111
  • Certificate 2009: 620
  • Certificate 2010: 1021
  • Associate 2006: 17
  • Associate 2007: 27
  • Associate 2008: 34
  • Associate 2009: 31
  • Associate 2010: 29

EMT Program Availability in Louisiana

Schools in Louisiana offer a total of 15 programs in EMT. Of these programs, about 66% are programs at the certificate level. The remaining programs are degrees at the associates level.

EMT Program Availability in Louisiana

  • Certificate: 10
  • Associate: 5

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: 24460
  • 25th Percentile: 27320
  • Median: 32800
  • 75th Percentile: 40490
  • 90th Percentile: 49460

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: 24290
  • Median Salary 2007: 24530
  • Median Salary 2008: 29900
  • Median Salary 2009: 33280
  • Median Salary 2010: 32800
  • Total Employed 2006: 2630
  • Total Employed 2007: 2990
  • Total Employed 2008: 3020
  • Total Employed 2009: 3020
  • Total Employed 2010: 3470

Louisiana vs National EMT Employment

Louisiana vs National EMT Employment

  • Employed in Louisiana: 1.565% (3470)

EMT Schools in Louisiana

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1. L E Fletcher Technical Community College

310 St Charles St
Houma, LA 70360-2863
(985) 857-3655

L E Fletcher Technical Community College, which is 1.3 miles from the heart of downtown, is in Houma, LA and it offers one program in EMT. It is a public 2-year institution. This public school is the fourth largest institution in the state of Louisiana offering EMT in terms of programs.

2. Nunez Community College

3710 Paris Rd
Chalmette, LA 70043
(504) 278-6200

Nunez Community College is located in the suburbs of Chalmette, Louisiana. It offers two programs in EMT. More specifically, this college offers students one certificate in EMT and one degree at the associate's level in EMT. This college is a public 2-year institution. In terms of programs, this community college is the third largest institution in the state of Louisiana offering EMT.

3. Southern University at Shreveport

3050 Martin Luther King Dr
Shreveport, LA 71107
(318) 670-6000

Southern University at Shreveport is in Shreveport, Louisiana, where students can enjoy a rural setting. and it offers one EMT program. This mid-sized school is one of 35 public post-secondary institutions in Louisiana. In terms of programs, it is the ninth biggest institution in the state of Louisiana offering EMT.

4. South Louisiana Community College

320 Devalcourt Street
Lafayette, LA 70506-2030
(337) 521-8896

South Louisiana Community College, which is near the center of the city, is in Lafayette, LA. It offers two EMT programs. Specifically, it offers students one EMT certificate and one associate's level degree in EMT. This college is one of 9 community colleges in Louisiana. In terms of enrollment, this community college ranks fourth in the state of Louisiana.

5. Northshore Technical College - Sullivan Main

1710 Sullivan Dr
Bogalusa, LA 70427
(985) 732-6640x100

Northshore Technical College-Sullivan Main offers one program in EMT and it is in Bogalusa, LA. It is one of 14 technical colleges in Louisiana. This technical college is the fourth biggest institution in the state of Louisiana offering EMT.

6. Central Louisiana Technical College - Alexandria

4311 South MacArthur Drive
Alexandria, LA 71302-3137
(318) 487-5443x160

Central Louisiana Technical College-Alexandria is near the center of the city and this school offers one EMT program. It is a public 2-year institution. In terms of programs, it is the second biggest institution in the state of Louisiana offering EMT.

7. Northeast Louisiana Technical College - Delta Ouachita

609 Vocational Pky
West Monroe, LA 71292-9064
(318) 397-6100

Northeast Louisiana Technical College-Delta Ouachita offers one program in EMT and this school, which is just a few miles from West Monroe, is located in a rural setting. This school is a public 2-year institution. In terms of enrollment, it ranks tenth in the state of Louisiana.

8. South Central Louisiana Technical College - Young Memorial

900 Youngs Road
Morgan City, LA 70380
(985) 380-2436

South Central Louisiana Technical College-Young Memorial, which is very close to Morgan City, Louisiana, is located in a rural area and it offers one program in EMT. This technical college is a public 2-year institution. In terms of programs, this technical college is the eighth biggest institution in the state of Louisiana offering EMT.

9. Delgado Community College

615 City Park Ave
New Orleans, LA 70119
(504) 361-6410

Delgado Community College offers two EMT programs. Of those, students are offered one certificate in EMT by it and one associate's level EMT degree. This college, which is 3.0 miles from the center of the city, is in New Orleans, LA. 18,204 students seek degrees in 99 Delgado Community College programs, overall. In terms of enrollment, this college ranks first in the state of Louisiana.

10. Nicholls State University

University Station La Hwy 1
Thibodaux, LA 70310
(877) 642-4655

Nicholls State University offers one EMT program and Nicholls, which is near the heart of downtown, is in Thibodaux, LA. Overall, 7,082 students pursue degrees in 66 Nicholls programs. This school is the second oldest institution in the state of Louisiana offering programs in EMT.

11. Bossier Parish Community College

6220 East Texas
Bossier City, LA 71111-6922
(318) 678-6000x6206

Bossier Parish Community College, which is only a few miles from Bossier City, is in a rural area. This college offers two EMT programs. Of those, this community college offers students one certificate in EMT and one associate's level EMT degree. Overall, 6,473 students seek degrees in 40 Bossier Parish Community College programs. This college is the biggest institution in the state of Louisiana offering EMT in terms of programs.