Pine City, MN has five nursing education schools within a 100-mile radius of its city center. St. Olaf College, the highest ranked school in this group with a nursing education program, has a total student population of 3,099. It is the 912th highest ranked school in the USA and the 14th highest in the state of Minnesota (#1 is University of Minnesota-Twin Cities). To learn more about nursing education programs in Pine City, ratemyprofessors.com has reviews of nursing education professors at St. Olaf College such as Jenny Dunning, Dan Forstner, Robert Hauck, Maria Kelly, Ann Leming, and Robert McClure.
Nursing Education students from Pine City 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.
Pine City lies in Pine county, which is one of the 61 counties in Minnesota. Overall, the Northeast Minnesota nonmetropolitan area has 51,550 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 2.5% unemployment rate, $16.92/hr average worker wage, and a $35,200 average annual salary.
Of the 5 nursing education schools with a 100-mile radius of Pine City, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, University of Phoenix-Minneapolis/St Paul Campus comes out as the most expensive ($26,850/yr) for nursing education students, with National American University-Brooklyn Center as the lowest, reported at only $14,019/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Pine City|
|White Bear Lake||MN||-||1||10.7099||66||51.9 miles|
|Brooklyn Park||MN||72,758||3||8.3746||127||53.4 miles|
|Brooklyn Center||MN||-||2||15.2653||32||55.3 miles|
|Maple Grove||MN||63,633||0||-||0||55.4 miles|
|Lake Elmo||MN||-||1||0.0||0||58.2 miles|
|Saint Cloud||MN||67,771||3||25.374||204||61.2 miles|
|Saint Paul||MN||281,501||17||26.5648||744||61.5 miles|
|St Louis Park||MN||-||1||8.81324||12||64.0 miles|
|Saint Louis Park||MN||46,353||2||11.1178||24||64.0 miles|
|Mendota Heights||MN||-||2||22.3643||19||66.3 miles|
|Inver Grove Heights||MN||-||1||10.5306||43||68.3 miles|
|Eden Prairie||MN||62,379||2||4.18307||19||72.1 miles|