Cedar City, UT has one LVN school within a 100-mile radius of its city center. Dixie State College of Utah has a total student population of 7,708. It is the 4431st highest ranked school in the USA and the 46th highest in the state of Utah (#1 is University of Utah).
LVN students from Cedar City 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 South Western Utah nonmetropolitan area alone, there are 220 employed nursing aides, orderlies, and attendants earning an average salary of $19,880. Licensed practical and licensed vocational nurses in this area earn $35,280/yr and there are 60 employed.
Cedar City lies in Iron county, which is one of the 16 counties in Utah. Overall, the South Western Utah nonmetropolitan area has 22,120 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 2.1% unemployment rate, $15.46/hr average worker wage, and a $32,160 average annual salary. Thus, about 2.911 out of every 1000 jobs in Cedar City are held by licensed practical and licensed vocational nurses, and 10.041/1000 are held by nursing aides, orderlies, and attendants.
After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Dixie State College of Utah ends up costing a student $12,061/yr.