Bronx, NY has five nursing schools within its city limits. Monroe College-Main Campus, the highest ranked school in the city with a nursing program, has a total student population of 5,068. It is the 2756th highest ranked school in the USA and the 213th highest in the state of New York (#1 is Columbia University in the City of New York). To learn more about nursing programs in Bronx, ratemyprofessors.com has reviews of nursing professors at Monroe College such as Salil Akhtar, Rondine Douglas, Julia Harris, Tawyanna Joseph, Agnes Ohene, and Lorraine Vitale.
Nursing students from Bronx 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.
Of the 5 nursing schools in Bronx, only 2 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Monroe College-Main Campus comes out as the most expensive ($18,697/yr) for nursing students, with CUNY Lehman College as the lowest, reported at only $4,335/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Bronx|
|Mount Vernon||NY||68,747||8||36.4632||259||4.6 miles|
|Jackson Heights||NY||-||1||28.2916||7||6.6 miles|
|New Rochelle||NY||74,592||3||35.7163||149||6.6 miles|
|West New York||NJ||47,282||1||33.6373||6||8.1 miles|
|Long Island City||NY||-||4||18.9499||59||8.5 miles|
|Rego Park||NY||-||1||27.7974||9||8.6 miles|
|Fresh Meadows||NY||-||1||41.5392||2||9.2 miles|
|North Bergen||NJ||59,771||0||-||0||9.5 miles|
|White Plains||NY||57,617||2||21.3371||15||13.0 miles|
|New York City||NY||8,459,026||86||26.2632||1,528||13.0 miles|
|Jersey City||NJ||242,594||10||25.9195||190||14.0 miles|
|Garden City||NY||-||5||29.9653||250||14.8 miles|
|West Paterson||NJ||-||1||20.7455||20||17.4 miles|