North East, MD has twenty-nine medicine schools within a 100-mile radius of its city center. University of Pennsylvania, the highest ranked school in this group with a medicine program, has a total student population of 24,599. It is the 5th highest ranked school in the USA and the highest in the state of Pennsylvania. To learn more about medicine programs in North East, ratemyprofessors.com has reviews of medicine professors at University of Pennsylvania such as Bhandoola Avinash, Christos Davatzikos, Jim Eberwine, Marie-Eve Fecteau, Stephen Hahn, and Marc Lipschutz.
Medicine students from North East 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 Wilmington-MD-NJ Metropolitan area alone, there are ** employed anesthesiologists earning an average salary of $222,930. Physicians and surgeons in this area earn $140,610/yr and there are 1,140 employed.
North East lies in Cecil county, which is one of the 16 counties in Maryland. Overall, the Wilmington-MD-NJ Metropolitan area has 328,200 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1% unemployment rate, $24/hr average worker wage, and a $49,230 average annual salary. Thus, about 3 out of every 1000 jobs in North East are held by physicians and surgeons, and **/1000 are held by anesthesiologists.
Of the 29 medicine schools with a 100-mile radius of North East, only 11 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Drexel University comes out as the most expensive ($31,832/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 North East|
|Lincoln University||PA||-||1||24.1268||75||14.4 miles|
|New Castle||DE||-||1||19.251||66||20.4 miles|
|Saint Davids||PA||-||1||63.725||73||42.7 miles|
|Owings Mills||MD||-||2||12.2029||18||46.5 miles|
|Ellicott City||MD||73,232||0||-||0||52.7 miles|
|Cherry Hill||NJ||67,762||4||25.0729||31||54.2 miles|
|North Wales||PA||-||1||28.6361||21||55.0 miles|
|Willow Grove||PA||-||3||11.6322||2||57.8 miles|
|Mount Laurel||NJ||-||1||24.9456||10||60.4 miles|