Louisville, KY (population: 556,482) has two nurse anesthetist schools within its city limits. Galen College of Nursing-Louisville, the highest ranked school in the city with a nurse anesthetist program, has a total student population of 1,087. It is the 1525th highest ranked school in the USA and the 12th highest in the state of Kentucky (#1 is Centre College).
Nurse Anesthetist students from Louisville schools who go on to become nurse anesthetists, nurses, nurse administrators, registered nurses, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. Also, Registered nurses make on average $66,530 per year and there are about 2,583,770 of them employed in the US today.
Louisville lies in Jefferson county, which is one of the 55 counties in Kentucky. Overall, the Louisville-Jefferson County-IN area has 593,940 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1.7% unemployment rate, $19.22/hr average worker wage, and a $39,970 average annual salary.
Of the 2 nurse anesthetist schools in Louisville, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, University of Phoenix-Louisville Campus comes out as the most expensive ($24,363/yr) for nurse anesthetist students, with Galen College of Nursing-Louisville as the lowest, reported at only $17,160/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Louisville|
|New Albany||IN||-||1||50.4945||53||6.4 miles|
|Saint Catharine||KY||-||1||13.7868||38||44.1 miles|
|Crestview Hills||KY||-||1||24.073||65||83.8 miles|
|Oakland City||IN||-||1||58.4328||69||87.5 miles|
|Bowling Green||KY||56,941||5||29.5084||365||94.6 miles|