Tustin, CA (population: 74,313) has five pharmacology schools within a 100-mile radius of its city center. University of California-Los Angeles, the highest ranked school in this group with a pharmacology program, has a total student population of 38,550. It is the 7th highest ranked school in the USA and the highest in the state of California.
Pharmacology students from Tustin schools who go on to become pharmacy technicians, pharmacists, pharmacologists, pharmacy professionals, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 331,890 people working as pharmacy technicians alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $28,940.
Tustin lies in Orange county, which is one of the 57 counties in California. Overall, the Santa Ana-Anaheim-Irvine Metropolitan area has 1,433,060 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1% unemployment rate, $24/hr average worker wage, and a $48,940 average annual salary.
Of the 5 pharmacology schools with a 100-mile radius of Tustin, only 3 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, University of Southern California comes out as the most expensive ($25,638/yr) for pharmacology students, with University of California-Los Angeles as the lowest, reported at only $12,752/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Tustin|
|Costa Mesa||CA||113,091||7||22.8122||265||7.1 miles|
|Fountain Valley||CA||56,133||3||26.6774||70||8.2 miles|
|Newport Beach||CA||80,777||1||0.80626||0||9.0 miles|
|Garden Grove||CA||167,800||4||26.4852||22||9.3 miles|
|Yorba Linda||CA||67,194||0||-||0||11.3 miles|
|Aliso Viejo||CA||42,862||1||75.2668||4||12.0 miles|
|Mission Viejo||CA||95,388||1||19.6994||137||12.4 miles|
|Laguna Beach||CA||-||1||20.4608||2||13.1 miles|
|Laguna Niguel||CA||65,471||0||-||0||15.2 miles|
|Chino Hills||CA||74,322||0||-||0||17.0 miles|
|Diamond Bar||CA||57,662||0||-||0||18.7 miles|
|Long Beach||CA||464,505||6||26.5161||271||20.6 miles|
|Hacienda Heights||CA||52,748||0||-||0||20.8 miles|
|West Covina||CA||106,032||5||23.6693||37||22.9 miles|
|La Verne||CA||-||1||61.7321||71||25.8 miles|
|Lake Elsinore||CA||56,703||0||-||0||28.5 miles|