Cocoa, FL has one dental hygienist school within its city limits. Brevard Community College has a total student population of 17,853. It is the 3435th highest ranked school in the USA and the 177th highest in the state of Florida (#1 is University of Miami).
Dental Hygienist students from Cocoa schools who go on to become dental hygienists, dental assistants, dental professionals, dental hygienistss, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 173,900 people working as dental hygienists alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $67,860. Also, Dentists specialists make on average $153,570 per year and there are about 5,010 of them employed in the US today.
Cocoa lies in Brevard county, which is one of the 49 counties in Florida. Overall, the Palm Bay-Melbourne-Titusville area has 195,130 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1% unemployment rate, $20/hr average worker wage, and a $42,530 average annual salary.
After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Brevard Community College ends up costing a student $5,563/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Cocoa|
|Winter Park||FL||-||6||33.3306||155||39.2 miles|
|Lake Mary||FL||-||1||18.3465||21||43.5 miles|
|South Daytona||FL||-||1||30.9321||7||56.2 miles|
|Daytona Beach||FL||63,815||4||31.0595||184||58.7 miles|
|Port Saint Lucie||FL||163,859||0||-||0||80.2 miles|
|Palm Coast||FL||76,000||0||-||0||86.6 miles|
|Saint Leo||FL||-||1||24.1963||100||92.4 miles|