Maine contains one school that offers nursing assistant programs. Intercoast Career Institute has a total student population of 58 and is the 3516th highest ranked school in America.
Nursing Assistant students from Maine schools who go on to become nursing assistants, medical assistants, medical office assistants, physician assistants, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 1,438,010 people working as nursing aides, orderlies, and attendants alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $24,980. Also, Physical therapist aides make on average $24,990 per year and there are about 44,160 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Maine alone, there are 220 employed physical therapist aides earning an average yearly salary of $25,080. Nursing aides, orderlies, and attendants in this state earn $23,980/yr and there are 10,320 employed.
Also, within the nursing assistant schools in Maine, the average student population is 1,527 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 15 to 1. Aside from nursing assistant, there are 1035 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,742 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $5,504, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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