New Jersey contains ten schools that offer nurse practitioner programs. Felician College, the highest-ranking nurse practitioner school in NJ, has a total student population of 2,113 and is the 683rd highest ranked school in America.
Of the 10 nurse practitioner schools in New Jersey, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Holy Name Hospital School of Nursing comes out as the most expensive ($27,795/yr), with Warren County Community College as the lowest recorded at only $5,118/yr.
Nurse Practitioner students from New Jersey 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 New Jersey, the average student population is 3,123 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 18 to 1. Aside from nurse practitioner, there are 3172 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,929 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $8,300, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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