Vermont contains three schools that offer nurse practitioner programs. University of Vermont, the highest-ranking nurse practitioner school in VT, has a total student population of 13,391 and is the 113th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 3 nurse practitioner schools in Vermont, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Southern Vermont College comes out as the most expensive ($18,563/yr), with University of Vermont as the lowest recorded at only $13,052/yr.
Nurse Practitioner students from Vermont 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 Vermont, the average student population is 1,663 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 10 to 1. Aside from nurse practitioner, there are 923 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,687 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $9,245, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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