Bourbonnais, IL has thirteen nursing education schools within a 100-mile radius of its city center. Saint Mary's College, the highest ranked school in this group with a nursing education program, has a total student population of 1,664. It is the 185th highest ranked school in the USA and one of the highest in the state . To learn more about nursing education programs in Bourbonnais, ratemyprofessors.com has reviews of nursing education professors at Saint Mary's College such as Kitty Green, Jayne Kendle, Doris Speicher, and Kurt Traxler.
Nursing Education students from Bourbonnais schools who go on to become nursing educators, doctors, nurse administrators, nurse educators, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 49,140 people working as nursing instructors and teachers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $65,240. Also, Registered nurses make on average $66,530 per year and there are about 2,583,770 of them employed in the US today.
Bourbonnais lies in Kankakee county, which is one of the 49 counties in Illinois. Overall, the Kankakee-Bradley area has 41,940 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 5% unemployment rate, $18/hr average worker wage, and a $37,160 average annual salary.
Of the 13 nursing education schools with a 100-mile radius of Bourbonnais, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Saint Mary's College comes out as the most expensive ($25,516/yr) for nursing education students, with City Colleges of Chicago-Malcolm X College as the lowest, reported at only $7,470/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Bourbonnais|
|University Park||IL||-||2||26.7847||216||21.6 miles|
|Chicago Heights||IL||-||1||9.7858||55||26.8 miles|
|Tinley Park||IL||60,149||0||-||0||28.3 miles|
|Orland Park||IL||55,957||1||26.0399||11||30.8 miles|
|Oak Forest||IL||-||1||38.4537||3||31.1 miles|
|South Holland||IL||-||1||10.1002||61||33.3 miles|
|Palos Heights||IL||-||1||26.9291||61||35.1 miles|
|Blue Island||IL||-||2||31.6013||8||35.6 miles|
|Calumet City||IL||-||1||19.3758||27||36.0 miles|
|Downers Grove||IL||49,475||1||0.403237||10||44.5 miles|
|Glen Ellyn||IL||-||1||13.8242||100||50.2 miles|
|Oak Park||IL||49,270||1||1.32863||0||50.4 miles|
|Villa Park||IL||-||2||31.4324||7||50.5 miles|
|Sugar Grove||IL||-||1||14.036||67||50.6 miles|
|River Forest||IL||-||2||45.0836||173||50.8 miles|