Moorhead, MN has two medical schools within its city limits. Concordia College at Moorhead, the highest ranked school in the city with a medical program, has a total student population of 2,811. It is the 1714th highest ranked school in the USA and the 25th highest in the state of Minnesota (#1 is University of Minnesota-Twin Cities).
Medical students from Moorhead schools who go on to become physicians, doctors, nurses, dentists, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 274,160 people working as physicians and surgeons alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $173,860. Also, Anesthesiologists make on average $211,750 per year and there are about 37,450 of them employed in the US today.
Moorhead lies in Clay county, which is one of the 61 counties in Minnesota. Overall, the Duluth-WI area has 123,760 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 2.0% unemployment rate, $18.45/hr average worker wage, and a $38,380 average annual salary.
Of the 2 medical schools in Moorhead, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Concordia College at Moorhead comes out as the most expensive ($19,311/yr) for medical students, with Minnesota State University-Moorhead as the lowest, reported at only $11,824/yr.