Maryville, TN has two pediatric nursing schools within a 100-mile radius of its city center. Hiwassee College, the highest ranked school in this group with a pediatric nursing program, has a total student population of 138. It is the 755th highest ranked school in the USA and the 14th highest in the state of Tennessee (#1 is Vanderbilt University).
Pediatric Nursing students from Maryville schools who go on to become pediatric nurses, nurse practitioners, registered nurses, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 29,460 people working as pediatricians, general alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $161,410. Also, Registered nurses make on average $66,530 per year and there are about 2,583,770 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Knoxville area alone, there are 8,800 employed registered nurses earning an average salary of $56,480. Pediatricians, general in this area earn $163,880/yr and there are 150 employed.
Maryville lies in Blount county, which is one of the 26 counties in Tennessee. Overall, the Knoxville area has 324,080 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1.0% unemployment rate, $18.18/hr average worker wage, and a $37,820 average annual salary. Thus, about 0.450 out of every 1000 jobs in Maryville are held by pediatricians, general, and 27.166/1000 are held by registered nurses.
Of the 2 pediatric nursing schools with a 100-mile radius of Maryville, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, South College-Asheville comes out as the most expensive ($22,472/yr) for pediatric nursing students, with Hiwassee College as the lowest, reported at only $5,858/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Maryville|
|Toccoa Falls||GA||-||1||28.3429||33||87.6 miles|
|Rock Spring||GA||-||1||1.08982||0||96.5 miles|