Goshen, IN has one nursing school within its city limits. Goshen College has a total student population of 1,017. It is the 213th highest ranked school in the USA and the 9th highest in the state of Indiana (#1 is Indiana University-Bloomington).
Nursing students from Goshen schools who go on to become nurses, registered nurses, practical nurses, pediatric nurses, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 2,583,770 people working as registered nurses alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $66,530. Also, Licensed practical and licensed vocational nurses make on average $40,900 per year and there are about 728,670 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Columbus area alone, there are 200 employed licensed practical and licensed vocational nurses earning an average salary of $36,490. Registered nurses in this area earn $52,710/yr and there are 680 employed.
Goshen lies in Elkhart county, which is one of the 39 counties in Indiana. Overall, the Columbus area has 41,330 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 2.9% unemployment rate, $19.74/hr average worker wage, and a $41,060 average annual salary. Thus, about 16.435 out of every 1000 jobs in Goshen are held by registered nurses, and 4.916/1000 are held by licensed practical and licensed vocational nurses.
After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Goshen College ends up costing a student $15,819/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Goshen|
|Notre Dame||IN||-||1||49.129||10||22.7 miles|
|South Bend||IN||103,173||4||21.2634||164||23.5 miles|
|North Manchester||IN||-||1||55.0629||70||40.4 miles|
|Fort Wayne||IN||253,250||14||20.2986||342||50.6 miles|
|Michigan City||IN||-||1||15.3669||17||55.5 miles|
|Battle Creek||MI||51,817||3||15.2077||137||58.6 miles|
|Spring Arbor||MI||-||1||60.8655||91||78.8 miles|
|Calumet City||IL||-||1||19.3758||27||87.7 miles|
|South Holland||IL||-||1||10.1002||61||91.7 miles|
|Chicago Heights||IL||-||1||9.7858||55||93.4 miles|
|Blue Island||IL||-||2||31.6013||8||95.6 miles|
|Grand Rapids||MI||193,337||12||26.8368||469||95.7 miles|
|University Park||IL||-||2||26.7847||216||96.3 miles|
|West Lafayette||IN||-||1||78.6553||122||97.7 miles|
|Oak Forest||IL||-||1||38.4537||3||98.8 miles|