North Mankato, MN has one medical school within its city limits. South Central College has a total student population of 4,091. It is the 4915th highest ranked school in the USA and the 91st highest in the state of Minnesota (#1 is University of Minnesota-Twin Cities).
Medical students from North Mankato 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.
North Mankato lies in Nicollet county, which is one of the 61 counties in Minnesota. Overall, the Southeast Minnesota nonmetropolitan area has 225,640 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1.3% unemployment rate, $17.57/hr average worker wage, and a $36,540 average annual salary.
After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, South Central College ends up costing a student $11,436/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from North Mankato|
|Saint Peter||MN||-||1||36.7798||76||10.7 miles|
|Eden Prairie||MN||62,379||2||4.18307||19||54.7 miles|
|Saint Louis Park||MN||46,353||2||11.1178||24||63.2 miles|
|St Louis Park||MN||-||1||8.81324||12||63.4 miles|
|Mendota Heights||MN||-||2||22.3643||19||66.1 miles|
|Inver Grove Heights||MN||-||1||10.5306||43||67.6 miles|
|Maple Grove||MN||63,633||0||-||0||70.7 miles|
|Saint Paul||MN||281,501||17||26.5648||744||70.7 miles|
|Brooklyn Center||MN||-||2||15.2653||32||71.4 miles|
|Brooklyn Park||MN||72,758||3||8.3746||127||73.0 miles|
|Lake Elmo||MN||-||1||0.0||0||80.4 miles|
|White Bear Lake||MN||-||1||10.7099||66||80.7 miles|
|Granite Falls||MN||-||1||21.2455||72||86.6 miles|
|Saint Cloud||MN||67,771||3||25.374||204||95.5 miles|