Connecticut contains three schools that offer EMT programs. Goodwin College, the highest-ranking EMT school in CT, has a total student population of 2,083 and is the 5064th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 3 EMT schools in Connecticut, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Goodwin College comes out as the most expensive ($20,165/yr), with Norwalk Community College as the lowest recorded at only $7,294/yr.
EMT students from Connecticut schools who go on to become emergency medical technicians, EMTs, paramedics, emergency medical service workers, 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 clinical laboratory technicians make on average $37,860 per year and there are about 152,420 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Connecticut alone, there are 1,850 employed medical and clinical laboratory technicians earning an average yearly salary of $45,380. Emergency medical technicians and paramedics in this state earn $36,470/yr and there are 3,040 employed.
Also, within the EMT schools in Connecticut, the average student population is 1,939 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 14 to 1. Aside from EMT, there are 2145 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 3,319 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,907, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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