University, MS has four nursing assistant schools within a 100-mile radius of its city center. Arlington Career Institute, the highest ranked school in this group with a nursing assistant program, has a total student population of 332. It is the 2371st highest ranked school in the USA and the 104th highest in the state of Texas (#1 is Rice University).
Nursing Assistant students from University 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.
Of the 4 nursing assistant schools with a 100-mile radius of University, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Arlington Career Institute comes out as the most expensive ($19,368/yr) for nursing assistant students, with Trinity Valley Community College as the lowest, reported at only $5,499/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from University|
|Flower Mound||TX||72,721||0||-||0||20.7 miles|
|Grand Prairie||TX||167,767||3||23.6315||22||29.4 miles|
|North Richland Hills||TX||67,133||1||26.4697||12||30.9 miles|
|Forth Worth||TX||-||3||11.7915||4||40.5 miles|
|Fort Worth||TX||751,149||10||30.6263||324||40.5 miles|