Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) & Paramedic Degree at The University of Texas at Brownsville and Texas Southmost College (UTB-TSC)

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Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) & Paramedic Degree

The Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) & Paramedic degree track is a field of study emphasizing the type of health care provider offering emergency medical services. An Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) is a clinician trained to respond to emergency and often life-threatening situations including trauma, accidents, and medical issues. Get more details below including other Texas colleges that offer emergency medical technician (EMT) & Paramedic degrees.

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Students Enrolled in the Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) & Paramedic Program

Get more details below regarding enrollment, academics, and school demographics. The University of Texas at Brownsville and Texas Southmost College has offered the following academic levels for students:

  • Less Than Two-Year Award
  • Associate's Degree

Students by Academic Level (2015)

 Graduates
Less Than Two-Year Award1
Associate's Degree6

Students by Gender (2015)

 Graduates
Male5
Female2

Students by Race (2015)

 Graduates
Black1
Hispanic5
Non Resident Alien1

Source: IPEDS Survey 2012-2015: Data obtained from the US Dept. of Education's Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS). Data may vary depending on school and academic year.

Career Options for Graduates

Upon completion of the Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) & Paramedic program at The University of Texas at Brownsville and Texas Southmost College, most students have pursued careers in the following fields:

Health Specialties Teachers, Postsecondary

Description

Teach courses in health specialties, in fields such as dentistry, laboratory technology, medicine, pharmacy, public health, therapy, and veterinary medicine.

Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics

Description

Assess injuries, administer emergency medical care, and extricate trapped individuals. Transport injured or sick persons to medical facilities.

Career Outlook & Projections ()

According to the BLS, emergency medical technicians and paramedics employment is expected to grow at a rate of 24.2% from 2014 to 2024

Salary & Wages

  • Brownsville-Harlingen, TX
    • Total Employment: 90

Source: Job descriptions, estimated salary and wages, and projected job growth are taken from the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS).

Other schools offering Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) & Paramedic Programs in Texas

Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) & Paramedic programs are available at the colleges and universities listed below.

C = Certificate or Award | A = Associate Degree | B = Bachelor's Degree | M = Master's Degree | D = Doctorate Degree (PhD,MD,...)

South Texas College

McAllen, TX
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School Details

  • Type: Community College
  • 150 students completed this program

Programs

  • Emergency Medical Technology (C,A)
  • Respiratory Therapy (C,A)
  • Radiologic Technology (C,A)

Del Mar College

Corpus Christi, TX
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School Details

  • Type: Community College
  • 10 students completed this program

Programs

  • Emergency Medical Technology (C,A)
  • Nuclear Medicine (C,A)
  • Respiratory Therapy (C,A)
  • Surgical Technologist (C,A)

Laredo Community College

Laredo, TX
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School Details

  • Type: Community College
  • 34 students completed this program

Programs

  • Emergency Medical Technology (C,A)
  • Radiologic Technology (C,A)

Victoria College

Victoria, TX
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School Details

  • Type: Community College
  • 15 students completed this program

Programs

  • Emergency Medical Technology (C,A)
  • Respiratory Therapy (C,A)

Wharton County Junior College

Wharton, TX
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School Details

  • Type: Community College
  • 6 students completed this program

Programs

  • Emergency Medical Technology (C,A)
  • Surgical Technologist (C,A)
  • Radiologic Technology (C,A)

San Antonio College

San Antonio, TX
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School Details

  • Type: Community College
  • 65 students completed this program

Programs

  • Emergency Medical Technology (C,A)

The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio

San Antonio, TX
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School Details

  • Type: 4-Year Public College
  • 160 students completed this program

Programs

  • Emergency Medical Technology (C,B)
  • Respiratory Therapy (C,B)
  • Physician Assistant (C,B)

Alvin Community College

Alvin, TX
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School Details

  • Type: Community College
  • 8 students completed this program

Programs

  • Electroneurodiagnostic, Electroencephalographic Technology (C,A)
  • Emergency Medical Technology (C,A)
  • Respiratory Therapy (C,A)
  • Ultrasound Technician (C,A)

College of the Mainland

Texas City, TX
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School Details

  • Type: Community College

Programs

  • Emergency Medical Technology (C,A)

Galveston College

Galveston, TX
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School Details

  • Type: Community College

Programs

  • Emergency Medical Technology (C,A)
  • Nuclear Medicine (C,A)
  • Medical Radiologic Technology (C,A)
  • Respiratory Therapy (C,A)

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FINANCIAL AID RATE
89%

STUDENT:TEACHER RATIO
20:1

DEGREES OFFERED ONLINE
26

FINANCIAL AID AWARD AVG.
$5,438