Madisonville, TN has eight nurse practitioner schools within a 100-mile radius of its city center. Western Carolina University, the highest ranked school in this group with a nurse practitioner program, has a total student population of 9,429. It is the 367th highest ranked school in the USA and one of the highest in the state .
Nurse Practitioner students from Madisonville 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.
Madisonville lies in Monroe county, which is one of the 26 counties in Tennessee. Overall, the Eastern Tennessee nonmetropolitan area has 135,330 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 2.9% unemployment rate, $15.01/hr average worker wage, and a $31,220 average annual salary.
Of the 8 nurse practitioner schools with a 100-mile radius of Madisonville, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, South College comes out as the most expensive ($22,450/yr) for nurse practitioner students, with Cleveland State Community College as the lowest, reported at only $6,259/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Madisonville|
|Rock Spring||GA||-||1||1.08982||0||69.2 miles|
|Toccoa Falls||GA||-||1||28.3429||33||85.7 miles|
|Mount Berry||GA||-||1||63.3969||60||97.9 miles|