San Antonio, TX (population: 1,402,013) has two nurse practitioner schools within its city limits. Baptist Health System School of Health Professions, the highest ranked school in the city with a nurse practitioner program, has a total student population of 458. It is the 4965th highest ranked school in the USA and the 278th highest in the state of Texas (#1 is Rice University).
Nurse Practitioner students from San Antonio 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.
San Antonio lies in Bexar county, which is one of the 154 counties in Texas. Overall, the San Antonio area has 837,030 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 0.9% unemployment rate, $18.25/hr average worker wage, and a $37,970 average annual salary.
Of the 2 nurse practitioner schools in San Antonio, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio comes out as the most expensive ($24,192/yr) for nurse practitioner students, with Baptist Health System School of Health Professions as the lowest, reported at only $13,191/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from San Antonio|
|Cedar Park||TX||72,258||0||-||0||83.3 miles|