Kansas contains seven schools that offer nurse practitioner programs. Bethel College, the highest-ranking nurse practitioner school in KS, has a total student population of 437 and is the 1898th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 7 nurse practitioner schools in Kansas, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Hesston College comes out as the most expensive ($18,077/yr), with North Central Kansas Technical College as the lowest recorded at only $5,778/yr.
Nurse Practitioner students from Kansas 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 Kansas, the average student population is 2,160 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 15 to 1. Aside from nurse practitioner, there are 2989 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,167 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $3,054, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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