Rhode Island contains one school that offers nurse practitioner programs. St Joseph School of Nursing has a total student population of 93 and is the 936th highest ranked school in America.
Nurse Practitioner students from Rhode Island 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 Rhode Island, the average student population is 3,268 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 15 to 1. Aside from nurse practitioner, there are 763 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 7,540 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,892, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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