Tucson, AZ (population: 551,067) has four chiropractic schools within a 500-mile radius of its city center. Cleveland Chiropractic College of Los Angeles, the highest ranked school in this group with a chiropractic program, has a total student population of 346. It is the 3764th highest ranked school in the USA and the 355th highest in the state of California (#1 is University of California-Los Angeles).
Chiropractic students from Tucson schools who go on to become chiropractic doctors, chiropractors, chiropractic physicians, doctor of chiropractics, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 26,310 people working as chiropractors alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $80,390.
Tucson lies in Pima county, which is one of the 15 counties in Arizona. Overall, the Tucson area has 362,000 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1% unemployment rate, $20/hr average worker wage, and a $40,870 average annual salary.
Of the 4 chiropractic schools with a 500-mile radius of Tucson, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Cleveland Chiropractic College of Los Angeles comes out as the most expensive ($30,739/yr) for chiropractic students, with Cleveland Chiropractic College of Los Angeles as the lowest, reported at only $30,739/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Tucson|
|Sierra Vista||AZ||44,234||0||-||0||55.0 miles|
|Casa Grande||AZ||47,388||1||16.7022||3||68.8 miles|