Saint Cloud, MN (population: 67,771) has four 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 Saint Cloud, 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 Saint Cloud 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.
Of the 4 nursing education schools with a 100-mile radius of Saint Cloud, 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 Saint Cloud|
|Maple Grove||MN||63,633||0||-||0||46.0 miles|
|Brooklyn Park||MN||72,758||3||8.3746||127||50.2 miles|
|Brooklyn Center||MN||-||2||15.2653||32||52.3 miles|
|Saint Louis Park||MN||46,353||2||11.1178||24||57.3 miles|
|St Louis Park||MN||-||1||8.81324||12||57.7 miles|
|Eden Prairie||MN||62,379||2||4.18307||19||59.5 miles|
|Pine City||MN||-||1||14.515||24||61.2 miles|
|White Bear Lake||MN||-||1||10.7099||66||65.0 miles|
|Saint Paul||MN||281,501||17||26.5648||744||66.6 miles|
|Mendota Heights||MN||-||2||22.3643||19||68.2 miles|
|Inver Grove Heights||MN||-||1||10.5306||43||73.3 miles|
|Lake Elmo||MN||-||1||0.0||0||73.6 miles|
|Granite Falls||MN||-||1||21.2455||72||84.4 miles|
|Saint Peter||MN||-||1||36.7798||76||85.4 miles|
|North Mankato||MN||-||1||14.452||54||95.5 miles|