Collinsville, IL has twenty-nine registered nurse schools within a 100-mile radius of its city center. Webster University, the highest ranked school in this group with a registered nurse program, has a total student population of 19,372. It is the 177th highest ranked school in the USA and the highest in the state of Missouri.
Registered Nurse students from Collinsville schools who go on to become registered nuclear medicine technologists, nurses, radiologists, radiology technicians, 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, Nuclear medicine technologists make on average $68,450 per year and there are about 21,670 of them employed in the US today.
Collinsville lies in Madison county, which is one of the 49 counties in Illinois. Overall, the South Illinois nonmetropolitan area has 147,160 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 2.1% unemployment rate, $17.46/hr average worker wage, and a $36,310 average annual salary.
Of the 29 registered nurse schools with a 100-mile radius of Collinsville, only 7 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Saint Louis University-Main Campus comes out as the most expensive ($31,255/yr) for registered nurse students, with John A Logan College as the lowest, reported at only $2,714/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Collinsville|
|Saint Louis||MO||349,763||28||21.7118||925||14.0 miles|
|Maryland Heights||MO||-||1||21.4481||9||24.2 miles|
|Saint Charles||MO||65,986||1||57.1604||124||30.1 miles|
|Saint Peters||MO||56,697||1||24.7073||15||34.6 miles|
|Cape Girardeau||MO||-||6||26.7452||153||97.7 miles|