Kentucky contains sixteen schools that offer nurse practitioner programs. Midway College, the highest-ranking nurse practitioner school in KY, has a total student population of 1,392 and is the 327th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 16 nurse practitioner schools in Kentucky, only 2 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, University of Phoenix-Louisville Campus comes out as the most expensive ($24,363/yr), with Maysville Community and Technical College as the lowest recorded at only $5,255/yr.
Nurse Practitioner students from Kentucky 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 Kentucky, the average student population is 2,555 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from nurse practitioner, there are 2859 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,477 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,117, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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