Passaic, NJ (population: 67,055) has three hundred and twenty-nine medicine and health schools within a 100-mile radius of its city center. Yale University, the highest ranked school in this group with a medicine and health program, has a total student population of 11,593. It is the 2nd highest ranked school in the USA and one of the highest in the state . To learn more about medicine and health programs in Passaic, ratemyprofessors.com has reviews of medicine and health professors at Yale University such as Dr. Daniel Cervonka, David Gortler, and Silvio Inzucchi.
Medicine and Health students from Passaic schools who go on to become medicine and health professionals, office administrators, massage therapists, trainers, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 271,710 people working as medical and health services managers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $90,970. Also, Registered nurses make on average $66,530 per year and there are about 2,583,770 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the New York-White Plains-Wayne-NJ Metropolitan area alone, there are 95,290 employed registered nurses earning an average salary of $81,340. Medical and health services managers in this area earn $113,400/yr and there are 16,510 employed.
Passaic lies in Passaic county, which is one of the 11 counties in New Jersey. Overall, the New York-White Plains-Wayne-NJ Metropolitan area has 5,063,390 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 0.4% unemployment rate, $27.05/hr average worker wage, and a $56,250 average annual salary. Thus, about 3.260 out of every 1000 jobs in Passaic are held by medical and health services managers, and 18.820/1000 are held by registered nurses.
Of the 329 medicine and health schools with a 100-mile radius of Passaic, only 15 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, The New School comes out as the most expensive ($39,004/yr) for medicine and health students, with Frankford Hospital School of Nursing as the lowest, reported at only $9,578/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Passaic|
|West Paterson||NJ||-||1||20.7455||20||4.0 miles|
|North Bergen||NJ||59,771||0||-||0||7.1 miles|
|West Orange||NJ||49,330||0||-||0||8.4 miles|
|West New York||NJ||47,282||1||33.6373||6||10.0 miles|
|South Orange||NJ||-||1||63.933||113||10.3 miles|
|Jersey City||NJ||242,594||10||25.9195||190||11.0 miles|
|Long Island City||NY||-||4||18.9499||59||12.4 miles|
|Jackson Heights||NY||-||1||28.2916||7||14.7 miles|
|Mount Vernon||NY||68,747||8||36.4632||259||16.1 miles|
|New York City||NY||8,459,026||86||26.2632||1,528||16.5 miles|
|Rego Park||NY||-||1||27.7974||9||16.8 miles|