Nebraska contains seven schools that offer nurse practitioner programs. BryanLGH College of Health Sciences, the highest-ranking nurse practitioner school in NE, has a total student population of 500 and is the 886th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 7 nurse practitioner schools in Nebraska, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Creighton University comes out as the most expensive ($25,370/yr), with Mid-Plains Community College as the lowest recorded at only $6,005/yr.
Nurse Practitioner students from Nebraska 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 Nebraska, the average student population is 2,686 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 14 to 1. Aside from nurse practitioner, there are 1891 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,500 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $3,844, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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