Largo, FL (population: 71,859) has one dental hygienist school within its city limits. Everest University-Largo has a total student population of 1,096. It is the 3948th highest ranked school in the USA and the 210th highest in the state of Florida (#1 is University of Miami).
Dental Hygienist students from Largo 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. In fact, in the Tampa-St. Petersburg-Clearwater area alone, there are ** employed dentists specialists earning an average salary of $204,650. Dental hygienists in this area earn $57,590/yr and there are 1,280 employed.
Largo lies in Pinellas county, which is one of the 49 counties in Florida. Overall, the Tampa-St. Petersburg-Clearwater area has 1,131,330 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1% unemployment rate, $20/hr average worker wage, and a $40,590 average annual salary. Thus, about 1 out of every 1000 jobs in Largo are held by dental hygienists, and **/1000 are held by dentists specialists.
After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Everest University-Largo ends up costing a student $22,500/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Largo|
|Pinellas Park||FL||46,971||2||19.8178||18||5.5 miles|
|Saint Petersburg||FL||243,829||7||28.1391||139||13.5 miles|
|New Port Richey||FL||-||2||22.9424||46||23.4 miles|
|Saint Leo||FL||-||1||24.1963||100||43.4 miles|
|North Port||FL||58,777||0||-||0||69.6 miles|
|Port Charlotte||FL||49,392||1||23.17||24||75.8 miles|
|North Fort Myers||FL||51,280||0||-||0||99.4 miles|
|Winter Park||FL||-||6||33.3306||155||99.9 miles|