South Lake Tahoe, CA has one paramedic school within its city limits. Lake Tahoe Community College has a total student population of 3,206. It is the 4270th highest ranked school in the USA and the 396th highest in the state of California (#1 is University of California-Los Angeles).
Paramedic students from South Lake Tahoe schools who go on to become paramedics, EMTs, emergency medical service workers, 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, Ambulance drivers and attendants make on average $23,140 per year and there are about 19,570 of them employed in the US today.
After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Lake Tahoe Community College ends up costing a student $3,820/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from South Lake Tahoe|
|Carson City||NV||54,870||1||8.29894||62||19.9 miles|
|Rancho Cordova||CA||65,274||3||17.1477||50||74.6 miles|
|West Sacramento||CA||50,542||1||29.8049||4||88.3 miles|
|Yuba City||CA||62,588||1||36.3939||5||89.1 miles|