Atchison, KS has four insurance schools within a 100-mile radius of its city center. Pinnacle Career Institute, the highest ranked school in this group with an insurance program, has a total student population of 113. It is the 1985th highest ranked school in the USA and the 19th highest in the state of Kansas (#1 is Southwestern College).
Insurance students from Atchison schools who go on to become insurance agents, insurance brokers, insurance consultants, insurance managers, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 10,960 people working as insurance appraisers, auto damage alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $56,180. Also, Insurance sales agents make on average $61,330 per year and there are about 325,710 of them employed in the US today.
Atchison lies in Atchison county, which is one of the 67 counties in Kansas. Overall, the Kansas nonmetropolitan area has 444,090 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 0.9% unemployment rate, $15.63/hr average worker wage, and a $32,500 average annual salary.
Of the 4 insurance schools with a 100-mile radius of Atchison, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, High-Tech Institute-Kansas City comes out as the most expensive ($26,163/yr) for insurance students, with Wright Career College as the lowest, reported at only $10,532/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Atchison|
|Saint Joseph||MO||76,371||4||37.3685||160||21.1 miles|
|North Kansas City||MO||-||1||17.668||0||42.3 miles|
|Kansas City||MO||454,520||32||15.0915||547||43.3 miles|
|Blue Springs||MO||57,147||1||22.3674||5||59.1 miles|
|Lees Summit||MO||-||1||10.817||19||59.7 miles|