Kerrville, TX has one EMS school within a 100-mile radius of its city center. The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio has a total student population of 3,223. It is the 5284th highest ranked school in the USA and the 300th highest in the state of Texas (#1 is Rice University).
EMS students from Kerrville 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 Central Texas nonmetropolitan area alone, there are 150 employed medical and public health social workers earning an average salary of $39,230. Emergency medical technicians and paramedics in this area earn $30,580/yr and there are 310 employed.
Kerrville lies in Kerr county, which is one of the 154 counties in Texas. Overall, the Central Texas nonmetropolitan area has 139,370 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1.3% unemployment rate, $15.64/hr average worker wage, and a $32,530 average annual salary. Thus, about 2.197 out of every 1000 jobs in Kerrville are held by emergency medical technicians and paramedics, and 1.042/1000 are held by medical and public health social workers.
After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio ends up costing a student $24,192/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Kerrville|
|San Antonio||TX||1,402,013||34||23.3851||958||55.5 miles|
|Cedar Park||TX||72,258||0||-||0||84.6 miles|