Choctaw, OK has one EMS school within its city limits. Eastern Oklahoma County Technology Center has a total student population of 603. It is the 3302nd highest ranked school in the USA and the 75th highest in the state of Oklahoma (#1 is Oklahoma City University).
EMS students from Choctaw schools who go on to become emergency medical service workers, EMTs, paramedics, emergency medical technicians, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 217,920 people working as emergency medical technicians and paramedics alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $33,020. Also, Medical and public health social workers make on average $48,340 per year and there are about 133,510 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Oklahoma City area alone, there are 580 employed medical and public health social workers earning an average salary of $39,340. Emergency medical technicians and paramedics in this area earn $28,490/yr and there are 590 employed.
Choctaw lies in Oklahoma county, which is one of the 41 counties in Oklahoma. Overall, the Oklahoma City area has 564,710 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1.5% unemployment rate, $18.31/hr average worker wage, and a $38,090 average annual salary. Thus, about 1.047 out of every 1000 jobs in Choctaw are held by emergency medical technicians and paramedics, and 1.034/1000 are held by medical and public health social workers.
After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Eastern Oklahoma County Technology Center ends up costing a student $12,952/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Choctaw|
|Midwest City||OK||57,117||2||17.3383||110||6.3 miles|
|Oklahoma City||OK||564,147||19||18.6276||473||13.7 miles|
|El Reno||OK||-||2||15.8225||75||38.7 miles|
|Ponca City||OK||-||2||30.535||26||84.3 miles|