Maryville, 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 Maryville 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.
Maryville lies in Blount county, which is one of the 26 counties in Tennessee. Overall, the Knoxville area has 324,080 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1.0% unemployment rate, $18.18/hr average worker wage, and a $37,820 average annual salary.
Of the 8 nurse practitioner schools with a 100-mile radius of Maryville, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, South College-Asheville comes out as the most expensive ($22,472/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 Maryville|
|Toccoa Falls||GA||-||1||28.3429||33||87.6 miles|
|Rock Spring||GA||-||1||1.08982||0||96.5 miles|