Oregon contains seven schools that offer nurse practitioner programs. University of Portland, the highest-ranking nurse practitioner school in OR, has a total student population of 3,706 and is the 1386th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 7 nurse practitioner schools in Oregon, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, University of Portland comes out as the most expensive ($26,906/yr), with Blue Mountain Community College as the lowest recorded at only $8,525/yr.
Nurse Practitioner students from Oregon 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 Oregon, the average student population is 2,645 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from nurse practitioner, there are 2428 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,810 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,147, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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