Adelphi, MD has sixteen medicine schools within a 100-mile radius of its city center. Johns Hopkins University, the highest ranked school in this group with a medicine program, has a total student population of 20,383. It is the 19th highest ranked school in the USA and the highest in the state of Maryland.
Medicine students from Adelphi 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 Washington-Arlington-Alexandria-VA-MD-WV Metropolitan area alone, there are 440 employed anesthesiologists earning an average salary of $218,670. Physicians and surgeons in this area earn $191,330/yr and there are 3,420 employed.
Adelphi lies in Prince George's county, which is one of the 16 counties in Maryland. Overall, the Washington-Arlington-Alexandria-VA-MD-WV Metropolitan area has 2,300,000 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1% unemployment rate, $29/hr average worker wage, and a $60,090 average annual salary. Thus, about 1 out of every 1000 jobs in Adelphi are held by physicians and surgeons, and 0/1000 are held by anesthesiologists.
Of the 16 medicine schools with a 100-mile radius of Adelphi, only 8 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, American University comes out as the most expensive ($29,423/yr) for medicine students, with Hagerstown Community College as the lowest, reported at only $5,465/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Adelphi|
|Takoma Park||MD||-||1||13.9013||66||2.6 miles|
|Aspen Hill||MD||53,748||0||-||0||8.4 miles|
|North Bethesda||MD||48,357||0||-||0||8.4 miles|
|Capitol Heights||MD||-||1||32.1418||6||8.7 miles|
|Falls Church||VA||-||1||13.4471||18||13.6 miles|
|Montgomery Village||MD||43,313||0||-||0||16.9 miles|
|Ellicott City||MD||73,232||0||-||0||20.0 miles|
|Owings Mills||MD||-||2||12.2029||18||30.6 miles|