Ewing, NJ has one health school within its city limits. The College of New Jersey has a total student population of 6,980. It is the 75th highest ranked school in the USA and the 2nd highest in the state of New Jersey (#1 is Rutgers University-New Brunswick).
Health students from Ewing schools who go on to become healthcare managers, physicians, doctors, nurses, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 56,520 people working as healthcare practitioners and technical workers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $52,110. Also, Mental health counselors make on average $41,710 per year and there are about 106,920 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Trenton-Ewing area alone, there are 210 employed mental health counselors earning an average salary of $43,340. Healthcare practitioners and technical workers in this area earn $68,460/yr and there are 50 employed.
Ewing lies in Mercer county, which is one of the 11 counties in New Jersey. Overall, the Trenton-Ewing area has 216,060 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1.8% unemployment rate, $26.49/hr average worker wage, and a $55,090 average annual salary. Thus, about 0.216 out of every 1000 jobs in Ewing are held by healthcare practitioners and technical workers, and 0.964/1000 are held by mental health counselors.
After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, The College of New Jersey ends up costing a student $15,989/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Ewing|
|West Windsor||NJ||-||1||10.9855||60||9.4 miles|
|Willow Grove||PA||-||3||11.6322||2||18.9 miles|
|East Brunswick||NJ||48,086||0||-||0||22.8 miles|
|Mount Laurel||NJ||-||1||24.9456||10||23.2 miles|
|New Brunswick||NJ||52,736||2||41.2629||152||24.0 miles|
|North Wales||PA||-||1||28.6361||21||26.0 miles|
|Cherry Hill||NJ||67,762||4||25.0729||31||27.2 miles|
|Perth Amboy||NJ||49,138||1||20.4079||6||32.8 miles|
|Saint Davids||PA||-||1||63.725||73||34.6 miles|
|Center Valley||PA||-||2||15.5079||66||36.8 miles|
|Toms River||NJ||131,619||3||29.102||89||39.6 miles|
|Staten Island||NY||-||3||40.1655||127||40.5 miles|