San Angelo, TX (population: 95,212) has one nursing school within its city limits. Angelo State University has a total student population of 6,387. It is the 3578th highest ranked school in the USA and the 182nd highest in the state of Texas (#1 is Rice University). To learn more about nursing programs in San Angelo, ratemyprofessors.com has reviews of nursing professors at Angelo State University such as Pamela Darby, and Patricia Hutchinson.
Nursing students from San Angelo 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 San Angelo area alone, there are 620 employed licensed practical and licensed vocational nurses earning an average salary of $36,960. Registered nurses in this area earn $57,790/yr and there are 1,100 employed.
San Angelo lies in Tom Green county, which is one of the 154 counties in Texas. Overall, the San Angelo area has 43,590 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 3.7% unemployment rate, $16.52/hr average worker wage, and a $34,370 average annual salary. Thus, about 25.304 out of every 1000 jobs in San Angelo are held by registered nurses, and 14.250/1000 are held by licensed practical and licensed vocational nurses.
After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Angelo State University ends up costing a student $10,690/yr.