Pembroke, NC has twelve care management schools within a 100-mile radius of its city center. University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, the highest ranked school in this group with a care management program, has a total student population of 28,916. It is the 20th highest ranked school in the USA and the 2nd highest in the state of North Carolina (#1 is Duke University).
Care Management students from Pembroke schools who go on to become care managers, physicians, doctors, nurses, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 3,886,690 people working as healthcare support employees alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $26,710. Also, Healthcare practitioner and technical employees make on average $69,690 per year and there are about 7,200,950 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Other North Carolina nonmetropolitan area alone, there are 16,640 employed healthcare practitioner and technical employees earning an average salary of $62,830. Healthcare support employees in this area earn $21,420/yr and there are 18,190 employed.
Pembroke lies in Robeson county, which is one of the 64 counties in North Carolina. Overall, the Other North Carolina nonmetropolitan area has 298,390 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 0.7% unemployment rate, $15.90/hr average worker wage, and a $33,070 average annual salary. Thus, about 60.972 out of every 1000 jobs in Pembroke are held by healthcare support employees, and 55.757/1000 are held by healthcare practitioner and technical employees.
Of the 12 care management schools with a 100-mile radius of Pembroke, only 3 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, University of Phoenix-Raleigh Campus comes out as the most expensive ($23,904/yr) for care management students, with Vance-Granville Community College as the lowest, reported at only $3,682/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Pembroke|
|Myrtle Beach||SC||-||3||18.832||7||70.8 miles|
|Chapel Hill||NC||53,800||1||88.0971||148||86.9 miles|