Corning, NY has thirty-one LPN schools within a 100-mile radius of its city center. University of Rochester, the highest ranked school in this group with a LPN program, has a total student population of 9,506. It is the 76th highest ranked school in the USA and the 8th highest in the state of New York (#1 is Columbia University in the City of New York).
LPN students from Corning schools who go on to become licensed practical nurses, nurses, LPNs, licensed vocational 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 Southwest New York nonmetropolitan area alone, there are 2,640 employed nursing aides, orderlies, and attendants earning an average salary of $23,770. Licensed practical and licensed vocational nurses in this area earn $33,100/yr and there are 1,850 employed.
Corning lies in Steuben county, which is one of the 28 counties in New York. Overall, the Southwest New York nonmetropolitan area has 195,850 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1.5% unemployment rate, $17.71/hr average worker wage, and a $36,840 average annual salary. Thus, about 9.422 out of every 1000 jobs in Corning are held by licensed practical and licensed vocational nurses, and 13.493/1000 are held by nursing aides, orderlies, and attendants.
Of the 31 LPN schools with a 100-mile radius of Corning, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Arnot Ogden Medical Center comes out as the most expensive ($34,920/yr) for LPN students, with Cayuga County Community College as the lowest, reported at only $5,615/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Corning|
|Painted Post||NY||-||1||33.1704||2||2.4 miles|
|Wilkes Barre||PA||-||4||40.1855||76||86.7 miles|