Perth Amboy, NJ (population: 49,138) has three hundred and twenty-eight 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 Perth Amboy, 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 Perth Amboy 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 Edison-New Brunswick Metropolitan area alone, there are 18,840 employed registered nurses earning an average salary of $73,560. Medical and health services managers in this area earn $103,870/yr and there are 1,950 employed.
Perth Amboy lies in Middlesex county, which is one of the 11 counties in New Jersey. Overall, the Edison-New Brunswick Metropolitan area has 981,970 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 0.7% unemployment rate, $24.21/hr average worker wage, and a $50,350 average annual salary. Thus, about 1.985 out of every 1000 jobs in Perth Amboy are held by medical and health services managers, and 19.189/1000 are held by registered nurses.
Of the 328 medicine and health schools with a 100-mile radius of Perth Amboy, only 16 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 Perth Amboy|
|Staten Island||NY||-||3||40.1655||127||7.7 miles|
|New Brunswick||NJ||52,736||2||41.2629||152||9.7 miles|
|East Brunswick||NJ||48,086||0||-||0||10.1 miles|
|South Orange||NJ||-||1||63.933||113||15.8 miles|
|Jersey City||NJ||242,594||10||25.9195||190||17.2 miles|
|West Orange||NJ||49,330||0||-||0||18.7 miles|
|New York City||NY||8,459,026||86||26.2632||1,528||20.2 miles|
|North Bergen||NJ||59,771||0||-||0||22.5 miles|
|Long Island City||NY||-||4||18.9499||59||22.9 miles|
|West New York||NJ||47,282||1||33.6373||6||23.0 miles|
|West Windsor||NJ||-||1||10.9855||60||24.0 miles|