Jamaica, NY has thirty-two nursing education schools within a 100-mile radius of its city center. Frankford Hospital School of Nursing, the highest ranked school in this group with a nursing education program, has a total student population of 236. It is the 173rd highest ranked school in the USA and the 13th highest in the state of Pennsylvania (#1 is University of Pennsylvania). To learn more about nursing education programs in Jamaica, ratemyprofessors.com has reviews of nursing education professors at Frankford Hospital School of Nursing such as Sheeba Abraham, Kay Broughton, Terry Comella, Jacqueline Corcoran, Susan Costello, and Sandra Lockhart.
Nursing Education students from Jamaica 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 32 nursing education schools with a 100-mile radius of Jamaica, only 4 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, St Vincent Catholic Medical Center School of Nursing-Brooklyn and Queens comes out as the most expensive ($31,692/yr) for nursing education students, with Warren County Community College as the lowest, reported at only $5,118/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Jamaica|
|Fresh Meadows||NY||-||1||41.5392||2||2.4 miles|
|Rego Park||NY||-||1||27.7974||9||3.5 miles|
|Jackson Heights||NY||-||1||28.2916||7||5.7 miles|
|Far Rockaway||NY||-||2||14.0585||4||7.2 miles|
|New York City||NY||8,459,026||86||26.2632||1,528||7.6 miles|
|Long Island City||NY||-||4||18.9499||59||8.2 miles|
|Garden City||NY||-||5||29.9653||250||8.9 miles|
|West New York||NJ||47,282||1||33.6373||6||10.4 miles|
|North Bergen||NJ||59,771||0||-||0||13.4 miles|
|Jersey City||NJ||242,594||10||25.9195||190||13.5 miles|
|Mount Vernon||NY||68,747||8||36.4632||259||14.4 miles|
|New Rochelle||NY||74,592||3||35.7163||149||15.0 miles|
|Staten Island||NY||-||3||40.1655||127||20.0 miles|