Bountiful, UT (population: 45,723) has seventeen nursing schools within a 100-mile radius of its city center. University of Utah, the highest ranked school in this group with a nursing program, has a total student population of 29,284. It is the 129th highest ranked school in the USA and the highest in the state of Utah. To learn more about nursing programs in Bountiful, ratemyprofessors.com has reviews of nursing professors at University of Utah such as Katie Baraki, Alexa Doig, Mary Duffy, Linda Edelman, Pamela Hardin, and Sue Huether.
Nursing students from Bountiful 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 Ogden-Clearfield area alone, there are 330 employed licensed practical and licensed vocational nurses earning an average salary of $41,980. Registered nurses in this area earn $57,640/yr and there are 2,740 employed.
Bountiful lies in Davis 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. Thus, about 14.043 out of every 1000 jobs in Bountiful are held by registered nurses, and 1.718/1000 are held by licensed practical and licensed vocational nurses.
Of the 17 nursing schools with a 100-mile radius of Bountiful, only 6 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 students, with Mountainland Applied Technology College as the lowest, reported at only $1,568/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Bountiful|
|Salt Lake City||UT||184,856||12||26.413||545||7.6 miles|
|West Valley City||UT||125,842||2||24.4175||17||15.0 miles|
|South Jordan||UT||57,903||1||13.1531||4||22.7 miles|