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What does an EMT or paramedic do?
What is the career outlook?
Statistics are included only as guidelines and will vary with fluctuations in the economy and job market. More specific local hiring and salary information can be obtained at college information sessions.
EMS and Paramedic programs
What are the program prerequisites?
Here are links to the current course catalogs listing all of the prerequisites, courses included, and the length of the programs.
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Who can help me decide which health science career is right for me?
Contact the Health Careers Resource Center.
What more do I need to know?
*Salary.com and America’s Career Infonet 2011 data for emergency medical technicians and paramedics**Licensure Data Reporting System from the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board 2009-2010***Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board, Perkins 2009-2010