Hackensack, NJ (population: 42,824) has one LVN school within its city limits. HoHoKus-Hackensack School of Business and Medical Sciences has a total student population of 958. It is the 5103rd highest ranked school in the USA and the 112th highest in the state of New Jersey (#1 is Rutgers University-New Brunswick).
LVN students from Hackensack schools who go on to become licensed vocational nurses, nurses, LVNs, 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 New York-White Plains-Wayne-NJ Metropolitan area alone, there are 58,930 employed nursing aides, orderlies, and attendants earning an average salary of $32,670. Licensed practical and licensed vocational nurses in this area earn $48,920/yr and there are 17,440 employed.
Hackensack lies in Bergen county, which is one of the 11 counties in New Jersey. Overall, the New York-White Plains-Wayne-NJ Metropolitan area has 5,063,390 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 0.4% unemployment rate, $27.05/hr average worker wage, and a $56,250 average annual salary. Thus, about 3.444 out of every 1000 jobs in Hackensack are held by licensed practical and licensed vocational nurses, and 11.638/1000 are held by nursing aides, orderlies, and attendants.
After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, HoHoKus-Hackensack School of Business and Medical Sciences ends up costing a student $16,296/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Hackensack|
|North Bergen||NJ||59,771||0||-||0||7.0 miles|
|West Paterson||NJ||-||1||20.7455||20||7.6 miles|
|West New York||NJ||47,282||1||33.6373||6||9.1 miles|
|Long Island City||NY||-||4||18.9499||59||11.4 miles|
|Mount Vernon||NY||68,747||8||36.4632||259||11.6 miles|
|Jersey City||NJ||242,594||10||25.9195||190||12.5 miles|
|Jackson Heights||NY||-||1||28.2916||7||12.7 miles|
|West Orange||NJ||49,330||0||-||0||13.0 miles|
|New Rochelle||NY||74,592||3||35.7163||149||14.3 miles|
|South Orange||NJ||-||1||63.933||113||14.7 miles|
|Rego Park||NY||-||1||27.7974||9||15.0 miles|
|New York City||NY||8,459,026||86||26.2632||1,528||16.3 miles|