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MedPro’s Featured Destination: Dallas, Texas

MedPro’s Featured Destination: Dallas, Texas
MedPro International Explorers from around the world are heading to “Big D,” Dallas, Texas, for rewarding assignments, top attractions, exciting entertainment, and a comfortable lifestyle.

 

Explorer Marissa and friend at a Dallas Mavericks game.

Dallas is known for many things: Reunion Tower, southern hospitality, the Dallas Cowboys, and the birthplace of the frozen margarita machine. However, MedPro International Explorers are finding “Big D,” the perfect city to achieve their American Dream. Dallas is the ninth-largest city in the country. However, it’s affordable and less expensive than most metropolitan areas, with no state income tax. Dallas’s booming job market was ranked the 10th best city for jobs and careers.

Sports and outdoor activities are extremely popular, and there are plenty of award-winning restaurants and great shopping to enjoy. Dallas has a subtropical climate with hot and humid summers and occasional snow in the winter. The city is 385 square miles, so get ready to drive or use public transportation to get around.

Economy
Explorer Jay poses with coworkers in the ICU.

The major industries driving Dallas’ economy are information technology, financial services, healthcare, and defense. Top employers include Texas Instruments, Baylor University Medical Center, AT&T, and Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Dallas.

Medical Facilities

Dallas-Fort Worth has nine U.S. News & World Report-ranked high-performing facilities, including UT Southwestern Medical Center, Baylor University Medical Center, Parkland Health-Dallas, Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Dallas, Medical City Dallas, Methodist Dallas Medical Center, and more.

 

Quality of Life
  • Cost of Living:  1.0 percent above the national rate
  • Population: 1,304,379 based on 2020 U.S. Census
  • Median Home Sale Price: $385,000
  • Average Rent: $1,577 for 848 sq. ft.
  • Median Household Income: $58,231
  • Per Capita Income: $37,719
  • Live below the poverty line: 17.7 percent
  • Median Age: 32.9 years
  • Average commute time: 26.9 minutes

 

Education

Dallas Independent School District

Overall grade: B- (Niche.com)

  • Student-Teacher ratio: 17 to 1
  • Serving: 141,000 students in PreK through high school
  • 85 percent graduation rate

Several colleges and universities are located in and around the Dallas-Fort Worth area, including Southern Methodist University, The University of Texas at Dallas, and Dallas College.

Transportation 

DART Dallas Area Rapid Transportation bus and rail lines provide service across the Dallas metro area, including the Dallas Hospital District.

Dallas-Fort Worth International is the second-largest airport in the U.S. and was recently named the “Best Airport in North America” by the Airports Council International. With non-stop flights to top U.S. destinations such as Los Angeles, Chicago, New York, and Miami and international locations such as Europe, Canada, and Japan.

Top Attractions:
Explorer Anna and friends at Reunion Tower.

Reunion Tower Take the perfect selfie from 470 feet above the city on Reunion Tower’s GeO-Deck. Visitors get a 360° view of the Dallas skyline and can attend events such as Sunset Sky High Yoga.

Wild Bills Western Store Wild Bills will turn you into a real Texan with a huge selection of cowboy boots, hats, and apparel.

Dallas Mavericks Watch one of the best players in the league, Luka Dončić, lead the Mavs against the NBA’s top contenders.

Arts District Visit 20 square blocks and 68 acres of art in the heart of downtown. From the Dallas Museum of Art and the Crow Museum of Asian Art to murals and outdoor sculptures, Dallas is a hub of creativity.

Explorer Marissa at the Dallas Arboretum and Botanical Garden.

Dallas Arboretum and Botanical Garden Tour one of the top arboretums in the world, with 66 acres of botanical beauty. The McCasland Sunken Garden, Crape Myrtle Allee, the Rose Garden, and the Trial Garden, view eye-catching flora, majestic fountains, and more at this stunning outdoor attraction.

AT&T Stadium Tour the home of “America’s Team,” the Dallas Cowboys. Toss a football on the field, check out the team’s locker room, get autographs from former players. All that and more are available through the multiple tour options.

Shopping From sushi to Sephora, checkout more than 100 shops, boutiques, restaurants, and entertainment venues at West Village.  NorthPark Center is the destination for high-end, luxury goods. Louis Vuitton, Balenciaga, MCM, come to NorthPark when you’re ready to splurge.

 

 

 

MedPro International’s  American Dream Tour

MedPro International’s American Dream tour is headed to a city near YOU in 2023!

Learn how MedPro International assists qualified candidates through all the necessary steps to qualify for and work in the U.S., including Green Card sponsorship for a candidate and their family. MedProU prepares candidates for success in their licensure and English exams as well as life and work in the U.S. Candidates receive a premium hourly wage with periodic pay raises, a comprehensive benefits package, and a sign-on bonus at the start of their U.S. assignment.

But you don’t have to wait until our next recruitment event to kick-start your American dream. Visit https://medprointernational.com/apply/ to complete a brief application, and a Recruiter will contact you right away!

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