Bountiful, UT (population: 45,723) has six nurse practitioner schools within a 100-mile radius of its city center. Brigham Young University, the highest ranked school in this group with a nurse practitioner program, has a total student population of 34,130. It is the 719th highest ranked school in the USA and the 2nd highest in the state of Utah (#1 is University of Utah).
Nurse Practitioner students from Bountiful 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.
Bountiful lies in Davis county, which is one of the 16 counties in Utah. Overall, the Ogden-Clearfield area has 194,930 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1.7% unemployment rate, $18.11/hr average worker wage, and a $37,670 average annual salary.
Of the 6 nurse practitioner schools with a 100-mile radius of Bountiful, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, AmeriTech College comes out as the most expensive ($26,706/yr) for nurse practitioner students, with Brigham Young University as the lowest, reported at only $10,978/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Bountiful|
|Salt Lake City||UT||184,856||12||26.413||545||7.6 miles|
|West Valley City||UT||125,842||2||24.4175||17||15.0 miles|
|South Jordan||UT||57,903||1||13.1531||4||22.7 miles|