Paramedic Schools in Des Plaines, Illinois

Des Plaines is located in Cook county and has a population of 58,720.

For Illinois residents, the average tuition for all Des Plaines paramedic schools for the 2009 - 2010 school year was $2,408.00. For non-residents, the average tuition for Des Plaines paramedic schools was $9,212.00.

The average cost of books and supplies for paramedic schools in Des Plaines is $1,000.00. There is one paramedic college in Des Plaines for students to choose from. In the 2008 - 2009 school year, reportedly 5 students completed paramedic programs in Des Plaines.

Paramedic Schools in Des Plaines

Oakton Community College

1600 E Golf Rd.
Des Plaines, IL, 60016

Programs Offered

  • Certification in Emergency Medical Technology / Technician (EMT Paramedic)


  • Tuition (in-state): $2,408.00
  • Tuition (out-of-state): $9,212.00
  • Room & Board (on compus): Not Available
  • Room & Board (off campus): $8,019.00

Financial Aid

  • Number of students receiving aid: 225
  • Average aid received per student: $3,919.00

Paramedic Salary in Des Plaines

ProfessionAverage SalaryNumber Employed in City
Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics$44,500.006,720
Ambulance Drivers and Attendants, Except Emergency Medical Technicians$24,070.00460

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