Utah contains six schools that offer nurse practitioner programs. Brigham Young University, the highest-ranking nurse practitioner school in UT, has a total student population of 34,130 and is the 719th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 6 nurse practitioner schools in Utah, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, AmeriTech College comes out as the most expensive ($26,706/yr), with Brigham Young University as the lowest recorded at only $10,978/yr.
Nurse Practitioner students from Utah 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 Utah, the average student population is 3,744 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 17 to 1. Aside from nurse practitioner, there are 2052 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,639 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $3,769, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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