North Dakota contains one school that offers paramedic programs. Bismarck State College has a total student population of 4,022 and is the 4770th highest ranked school in America.
Paramedic students from North Dakota 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. In fact, in the North Dakota alone, there are 160 employed ambulance drivers and attendants earning an average yearly salary of $21,860. Emergency medical technicians and paramedics in this state earn $29,070/yr and there are 670 employed.
Also, within the paramedic schools in North Dakota, the average student population is 1,960 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 13 to 1. Aside from paramedic, there are 1090 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,086 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $5,018, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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