Magnolia, AR has two medicine schools within a 100-mile radius of its city center. Louisiana State University-Shreveport, the highest ranked school in this group with a medicine program, has a total student population of 4,667. It is the 4464th highest ranked school in the USA and the 94th highest in the state of Louisiana (#1 is Tulane University of Louisiana).
Medicine students from Magnolia schools who go on to become physicians, doctors, nurses, surgeons, 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 South Arkansas nonmetropolitan area alone, there are ** employed anesthesiologists earning an average salary of $177,320. Physicians and surgeons in this area earn $154,290/yr and there are 60 employed.
Magnolia lies in Columbia county, which is one of the 57 counties in Arkansas. Overall, the South Arkansas nonmetropolitan area has 128,740 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1.7% unemployment rate, $15.12/hr average worker wage, and a $31,460 average annual salary. Thus, about 0.489 out of every 1000 jobs in Magnolia are held by physicians and surgeons, and **/1000 are held by anesthesiologists.
Of the 2 medicine schools with a 100-mile radius of Magnolia, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Louisiana State University-Shreveport comes out as the most expensive ($4,364/yr) for medicine students, with Louisiana State University-Shreveport as the lowest, reported at only $4,364/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Magnolia|
|Bossier City||LA||63,292||2||15.0075||49||57.2 miles|
|Hot Springs||AR||-||2||23.3818||62||86.2 miles|