Connecticut contains four schools that offer nurse practitioner programs. Bridgeport Hospital School of Nursing, the highest-ranking nurse practitioner school in CT, has a total student population of 151 and is the 1027th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 4 nurse practitioner schools in Connecticut, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Sacred Heart University comes out as the most expensive ($28,642/yr), with Southern Connecticut State University as the lowest recorded at only $10,305/yr.
Nurse Practitioner students from Connecticut schools who go on to become nurse practitioners, licensed vocational nurses, practical nurses, natural health practitioners, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. Also, Licensed practical and licensed vocational nurses make on average $40,900 per year and there are about 728,670 of them employed in the US today.
Also, within the nurse practitioner schools in Connecticut, the average student population is 1,939 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 14 to 1. Aside from nurse practitioner, there are 2145 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 3,319 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,907, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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