Danielson, CT has twenty-seven licensed practical nurse schools within a 100-mile radius of its city center. Boston College, the highest ranked school in this group with a licensed practical nurse program, has a total student population of 15,036. It is the 29th highest ranked school in the USA and the 4th highest in the state of Massachusetts (#1 is Harvard University).
Licensed Practical Nurse students from Danielson schools who go on to become licensed practical nurses, nurses, practical nurses, pediatric nurses, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 728,670 people working as licensed practical and licensed vocational nurses alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $40,900. Also, Nursing aides, orderlies, and attendants make on average $24,980 per year and there are about 1,438,010 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Eastern Connecticut nonmetropolitan area alone, there are 620 employed nursing aides, orderlies, and attendants earning an average salary of $29,320. Licensed practical and licensed vocational nurses in this area earn $49,220/yr and there are 240 employed.
Danielson lies in Windham county, which is one of the 8 counties in Connecticut. Overall, the Eastern Connecticut nonmetropolitan area has 27,610 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 3.5% unemployment rate, $19.90/hr average worker wage, and a $41,380 average annual salary. Thus, about 8.639 out of every 1000 jobs in Danielson are held by licensed practical and licensed vocational nurses, and 22.497/1000 are held by nursing aides, orderlies, and attendants.
Of the 27 licensed practical nurse schools with a 100-mile radius of Danielson, only 5 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Lincoln Technical Institute comes out as the most expensive ($36,090/yr) for licensed practical nurse students, with Roxbury Community College as the lowest, reported at only $1,654/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Danielson|
|East Providence||RI||48,249||1||29.3002||11||27.1 miles|
|North Attleborough||MA||43,307||0||-||0||30.9 miles|
|East Windsor||CT||-||1||6.26683||12||35.5 miles|
|East Hartford||CT||51,288||4||22.8181||50||38.0 miles|
|Fall River||MA||90,721||4||21.7318||82||40.5 miles|
|Old Lyme||CT||-||1||63.6175||6||40.8 miles|
|North Dartmouth||MA||-||2||13.916||82||48.6 miles|
|New Bedford||MA||90,869||2||34.0999||5||49.8 miles|
|Chestnut Hill||MA||-||2||53.2355||134||51.8 miles|