Edwardsville, IL has one registered nurse school within its city limits. Southern Illinois University Edwardsville has a total student population of 13,940. It is the 2447th highest ranked school in the USA and the 92nd highest in the state of Illinois (#1 is Northwestern University).
Registered Nurse students from Edwardsville 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.
Edwardsville 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.
After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Southern Illinois University Edwardsville ends up costing a student $16,278/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Edwardsville|
|Saint Louis||MO||349,763||28||21.7118||925||19.5 miles|
|Maryland Heights||MO||-||1||21.4481||9||26.6 miles|
|Saint Charles||MO||65,986||1||57.1604||124||30.6 miles|
|Saint Peters||MO||56,697||1||24.7073||15||35.5 miles|