New York contains four schools that offer nursing assistant programs. Wood Tobe-Coburn School, the highest-ranking nursing assistant school in NY, has a total student population of 592 and is the 1692nd highest ranked school in America.
Of the 4 nursing assistant schools in New York, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Orleans Niagara BOCES-Practical Nursing Program comes out as the most expensive ($23,550/yr), with Plaza College as the lowest recorded at only $11,264/yr.
Nursing Assistant students from New York 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 New York alone, there are 2,540 employed physical therapist aides earning an average yearly salary of $27,270. Nursing aides, orderlies, and attendants in this state earn $30,850/yr and there are 100,410 employed.
Also, within the nursing assistant schools in New York, the average student population is 2,856 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from nursing assistant, there are 10195 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 3,318 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,933, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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