Emergency medical technicians and paramedics are often first on the scene in a medical emergency. Demand for emergency medical professionals is increasing:
Want a career that will change your life and save others? It will take hard work and training.
KCC can give you that training. We offer a one-year certificate and pathway certificate as well as a full associate’s degree with an emphasis in emergency medical services, qualifying you to work as an EMT anywhere in the United States.
|Hourly Salary Range (Klamath Area):
$15.30 - $21.91
Hourly Salary Range (State of Oregon):
$12.32 - $27.93
|Area Employment Projections: Projected growth (2014-2024) in the Klamath area is 4.7%. Projected growth in the state of Oregon is 18.6%.
|Statewide Employment Analysis:The total number of job openings is projected to be somewhat higher than the statewide average number of job openings for all occupations through 2024. This occupation is expected to grow at a somewhat faster rate than the statewide average growth rate for all occupations through 2024.
||Educational Requirements:The typical entry level education for this occupation is a postsecondary non-degree award.