Ogden, UT (population: 83,448) has five nursing education schools within a 100-mile radius of its city center. Stevens-Henager College of Business-Provo, the highest ranked school in this group with a nursing education program, has a total student population of 375. It is the 742nd highest ranked school in the USA and the 3rd highest in the state of Utah (#1 is University of Utah).
Nursing Education students from Ogden 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.
Ogden lies in Weber county, which is one of the 16 counties in Utah. Overall, the Ogden-Clearfield area has 194,930 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1.7% unemployment rate, $18.11/hr average worker wage, and a $37,670 average annual salary.
Of the 5 nursing education schools with a 100-mile radius of Ogden, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, AmeriTech College comes out as the most expensive ($26,706/yr) for nursing education students, with Stevens-Henager College as the lowest, reported at only $14,919/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Ogden|
|Salt Lake City||UT||184,856||12||26.413||545||31.2 miles|
|West Valley City||UT||125,842||2||24.4175||17||37.4 miles|
|South Jordan||UT||57,903||1||13.1531||4||46.3 miles|