Midwest City, OK (population: 57,117) has one nursing school within its city limits. Rose State College has a total student population of 8,981. It is the 5681st highest ranked school in the USA and the 130th highest in the state of Oklahoma (#1 is Oklahoma City University). To learn more about nursing programs in Midwest City, ratemyprofessors.com has reviews of nursing professors at Rose State College such as Sally Boyster, Marilynne Liabraaten, and Velmarie Swing.
Nursing students from Midwest City 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 Oklahoma City area alone, there are 5,140 employed licensed practical and licensed vocational nurses earning an average salary of $33,480. Registered nurses in this area earn $55,180/yr and there are 11,760 employed.
Midwest City lies in Oklahoma county, which is one of the 41 counties in Oklahoma. Overall, the Oklahoma City area has 564,710 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1.5% unemployment rate, $18.31/hr average worker wage, and a $38,090 average annual salary. Thus, about 20.817 out of every 1000 jobs in Midwest City are held by registered nurses, and 9.107/1000 are held by licensed practical and licensed vocational nurses.
After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Rose State College ends up costing a student $11,653/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Midwest City|
|Oklahoma City||OK||564,147||19||18.6276||473||7.9 miles|
|El Reno||OK||-||2||15.8225||75||33.3 miles|
|Ponca City||OK||-||2||30.535||26||87.7 miles|