Union, NJ (population: 56,324) has sixty-eight care management schools within a 100-mile radius of its city center. Columbia University in the City of New York, the highest ranked school in this group with a care management program, has a total student population of 24,230. It is the 4th highest ranked school in the USA and the highest in the state of New York. To learn more about care management programs in Union, ratemyprofessors.com has reviews of care management professors at Columbia University in the City of New York such as Steve Cohen, and Arthur Langer.
Care Management students from Union 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 Newark-Union-PA Metropolitan area alone, there are 49,820 employed healthcare practitioner and technical employees earning an average salary of $82,190. Healthcare support employees in this area earn $28,850/yr and there are 28,830 employed.
Union lies in Union county, which is one of the 11 counties in New Jersey. Overall, the Newark-Union-PA Metropolitan area has 974,700 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1.6% unemployment rate, $25.36/hr average worker wage, and a $52,760 average annual salary. Thus, about 29.579 out of every 1000 jobs in Union are held by healthcare support employees, and 51.112/1000 are held by healthcare practitioner and technical employees.
Of the 68 care management schools with a 100-mile radius of Union, only 16 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, The New School comes out as the most expensive ($39,004/yr) for care management students, with CUNY Lehman College as the lowest, reported at only $4,335/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Union|
|South Orange||NJ||-||1||63.933||113||3.4 miles|
|West Orange||NJ||49,330||0||-||0||6.2 miles|
|Staten Island||NY||-||3||40.1655||127||10.2 miles|
|Jersey City||NJ||242,594||10||25.9195||190||11.0 miles|
|Perth Amboy||NJ||49,138||1||20.4079||6||12.5 miles|
|West Paterson||NJ||-||1||20.7455||20||13.7 miles|
|North Bergen||NJ||59,771||0||-||0||14.0 miles|
|West New York||NJ||47,282||1||33.6373||6||16.0 miles|
|Long Island City||NY||-||4||18.9499||59||17.1 miles|
|New Brunswick||NJ||52,736||2||41.2629||152||17.3 miles|
|New York City||NY||8,459,026||86||26.2632||1,528||17.4 miles|