Tyler, TX (population: 101,017) has one LVN school within its city limits. Tyler Junior College has a total student population of 11,045. It is the 5000th highest ranked school in the USA and the 279th highest in the state of Texas (#1 is Rice University).
LVN students from Tyler 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 Tyler area alone, there are 1,710 employed nursing aides, orderlies, and attendants earning an average salary of $20,670. Licensed practical and licensed vocational nurses in this area earn $39,990/yr and there are 1,230 employed.
Tyler lies in Smith county, which is one of the 154 counties in Texas. Overall, the Tyler area has 92,840 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 3.4% unemployment rate, $17.08/hr average worker wage, and a $35,530 average annual salary. Thus, about 13.267 out of every 1000 jobs in Tyler are held by licensed practical and licensed vocational nurses, and 18.394/1000 are held by nursing aides, orderlies, and attendants.
After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Tyler Junior College ends up costing a student $5,738/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Tyler|
|Bossier City||LA||63,292||2||15.0075||49||96.7 miles|