Woodbury, MN (population: 58,631) has one medical school within its city limits. Globe University has a total student population of 1,220. It is the 3366th highest ranked school in the USA and the 57th highest in the state of Minnesota (#1 is University of Minnesota-Twin Cities).
Medical students from Woodbury 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. In fact, in the Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington-WI area alone, there are 850 employed anesthesiologists earning an average salary of $191,990. Physicians and surgeons in this area earn $217,500/yr and there are 3,250 employed.
Woodbury lies in Washington county, which is one of the 61 counties in Minnesota. Overall, the Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington-WI area has 1,729,750 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 0.4% unemployment rate, $23.40/hr average worker wage, and a $48,670 average annual salary. Thus, about 1.876 out of every 1000 jobs in Woodbury are held by physicians and surgeons, and 0.489/1000 are held by anesthesiologists.
After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Globe University ends up costing a student $20,944/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Woodbury|
|Lake Elmo||MN||-||1||0.0||0||6.3 miles|
|Inver Grove Heights||MN||-||1||10.5306||43||7.4 miles|
|Saint Paul||MN||281,501||17||26.5648||744||9.2 miles|
|Mendota Heights||MN||-||2||22.3643||19||10.9 miles|
|White Bear Lake||MN||-||1||10.7099||66||12.9 miles|
|St Louis Park||MN||-||1||8.81324||12||21.1 miles|
|Saint Louis Park||MN||46,353||2||11.1178||24||21.7 miles|
|Brooklyn Center||MN||-||2||15.2653||32||23.2 miles|
|Brooklyn Park||MN||72,758||3||8.3746||127||25.2 miles|
|Eden Prairie||MN||62,379||2||4.18307||19||26.8 miles|
|Maple Grove||MN||63,633||0||-||0||29.8 miles|
|Pine City||MN||-||1||14.515||24||64.0 miles|
|Saint Peter||MN||-||1||36.7798||76||66.0 miles|
|Eau Claire||WI||66,106||3||29.3261||160||70.4 miles|
|North Mankato||MN||-||1||14.452||54||74.9 miles|
|Saint Cloud||MN||67,771||3||25.374||204||75.3 miles|