Paris, TX has one BSN school within its city limits. Paris Junior College has a total student population of 5,580. It is the 5129th highest ranked school in the USA and the 284th highest in the state of Texas (#1 is Rice University).
BSN students from Paris schools who go on to become nurses, forensic nurses, licensed vocational nurses, nurse administrators, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 2,583,770 people working as registered nurses alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $66,530. Also, Licensed practical and licensed vocational nurses make on average $40,900 per year and there are about 728,670 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Eastern Texas nonmetropolitan area alone, there are 3,430 employed licensed practical and licensed vocational nurses earning an average salary of $35,530. Registered nurses in this area earn $53,180/yr and there are 4,030 employed.
Paris lies in Lamar county, which is one of the 154 counties in Texas. Overall, the Eastern Texas nonmetropolitan area has 281,410 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1.1% unemployment rate, $15.64/hr average worker wage, and a $32,520 average annual salary. Thus, about 14.316 out of every 1000 jobs in Paris are held by registered nurses, and 12.199/1000 are held by licensed practical and licensed vocational nurses.
After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Paris Junior College ends up costing a student $7,145/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Paris|
|Flower Mound||TX||72,721||0||-||0||98.8 miles|