Missouri contains sixteen schools that offer nurse practitioner programs. Cox College, the highest-ranking nurse practitioner school in MO, has a total student population of 497 and is the 762nd highest ranked school in America.
Of the 16 nurse practitioner schools in Missouri, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, University of Phoenix-St Louis Campus comes out as the most expensive ($25,706/yr), with Metropolitan Community College-Penn Valley as the lowest recorded at only $3,266/yr.
Nurse Practitioner students from Missouri 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 Missouri, the average student population is 2,183 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from nurse practitioner, there are 4755 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,482 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,695, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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