Lenexa, KS (population: 49,185) has one healthcare school within its city limits. Brown Mackie College-Kansas City has a total student population of 515. It is the 5746th highest ranked school in the USA and the 78th highest in the state of Kansas (#1 is Southwestern College).
Healthcare students from Lenexa schools who go on to become healthcare managers, physicians, doctors, health care administrators, 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 Kansas City-KS area alone, there are 450 employed mental health counselors earning an average salary of $39,770. Healthcare practitioners and technical workers in this area earn $46,750/yr and there are 480 employed.
Lenexa lies in Johnson county, which is one of the 67 counties in Kansas. Overall, the Kansas City-KS area has 988,100 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 0.8% unemployment rate, $20.79/hr average worker wage, and a $43,240 average annual salary. Thus, about 0.488 out of every 1000 jobs in Lenexa are held by healthcare practitioners and technical workers, and 0.456/1000 are held by mental health counselors.
After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Brown Mackie College-Kansas City ends up costing a student $19,498/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Lenexa|
|North Kansas City||MO||-||1||17.668||0||17.0 miles|
|Kansas City||MO||454,520||32||15.0915||547||17.0 miles|
|Lees Summit||MO||-||1||10.817||19||22.1 miles|
|Blue Springs||MO||57,147||1||22.3674||5||28.3 miles|
|Saint Joseph||MO||76,371||4||37.3685||160||55.4 miles|
|Fort Scott||KS||-||1||19.5238||38||77.6 miles|