St Louis Park, MN has twelve paramedic schools within a 100-mile radius of its city center. Chippewa Valley Technical College, the highest ranked school in this group with a paramedic program, has a total student population of 5,774. It is the 3160th highest ranked school in the USA and the 53rd highest in the state of Wisconsin (#1 is University of Wisconsin-Madison).
Paramedic students from St Louis Park 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.
Of the 12 paramedic schools with a 100-mile radius of St Louis Park, only 2 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Inver Hills Community College comes out as the most expensive ($15,083/yr) for paramedic students, with Wisconsin Indianhead Technical College as the lowest, reported at only $6,981/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from St Louis Park|
|Saint Louis Park||MN||46,353||2||11.1178||24||0.6 miles|
|Eden Prairie||MN||62,379||2||4.18307||19||8.7 miles|
|Brooklyn Center||MN||-||2||15.2653||32||8.9 miles|
|Brooklyn Park||MN||72,758||3||8.3746||127||11.2 miles|
|Mendota Heights||MN||-||2||22.3643||19||11.2 miles|
|Saint Paul||MN||281,501||17||26.5648||744||12.1 miles|
|Maple Grove||MN||63,633||0||-||0||12.5 miles|
|Inver Grove Heights||MN||-||1||10.5306||43||16.5 miles|
|White Bear Lake||MN||-||1||10.7099||66||19.0 miles|
|Lake Elmo||MN||-||1||0.0||0||23.2 miles|
|Saint Peter||MN||-||1||36.7798||76||53.2 miles|
|Saint Cloud||MN||67,771||3||25.374||204||57.7 miles|
|North Mankato||MN||-||1||14.452||54||63.4 miles|
|Pine City||MN||-||1||14.515||24||64.0 miles|
|Eau Claire||WI||66,106||3||29.3261||160||91.5 miles|