Maine contains four schools that offer EMT programs. Northern Maine Community College, the highest-ranking EMT school in ME, has a total student population of 1,129 and is the 3029th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 4 EMT schools in Maine, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Northern Maine Community College comes out as the most expensive ($9,435/yr), with Eastern Maine Community College as the lowest recorded at only $6,452/yr.
EMT students from Maine 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 Maine alone, there are 700 employed medical and clinical laboratory technicians earning an average yearly salary of $38,760. Emergency medical technicians and paramedics in this state earn $30,210/yr and there are 1,360 employed.
Also, within the EMT schools in Maine, the average student population is 1,527 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 15 to 1. Aside from EMT, there are 1035 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,742 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $5,504, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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