Cape Girardeau, MO has one nurse practitioner school within its city limits. Southeast Missouri Hospital College of Nursing and Health Sciences has a total student population of 126. It is the 906th highest ranked school in the USA and the 26th highest in the state of Missouri (#1 is Webster University).
Nurse Practitioner students from Cape Girardeau schools who go on to become nurse practitioners, licensed vocational nurses, practical nurses, natural health practitioners, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. Also, Licensed practical and licensed vocational nurses make on average $40,900 per year and there are about 728,670 of them employed in the US today.
Cape Girardeau lies in Cape Girardeau county, which is one of the 39 counties in Missouri. Overall, the Southeast Missouri nonmetropolitan area has 197,160 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1.2% unemployment rate, $14.87/hr average worker wage, and a $30,940 average annual salary.
After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Southeast Missouri Hospital College of Nursing and Health Sciences ends up costing a student $11,567/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Cape Girardeau|
|Poplar Bluff||MO||-||2||28.7059||62||61.4 miles|