Delaware contains two schools that offer nursing education programs. Wesley College, the highest-ranking nursing education school in DE, has a total student population of 2,426 and is the 687th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 2 nursing education schools in Delaware, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Wesley College comes out as the most expensive ($19,805/yr), with Wesley College as the lowest recorded at only $19,805/yr.
Nursing Education students from Delaware schools who go on to become nursing educators, doctors, nurse administrators, nurse educators, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 49,140 people working as nursing instructors and teachers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $65,240. Also, Registered nurses make on average $66,530 per year and there are about 2,583,770 of them employed in the US today.
Also, within the nursing education schools in Delaware, the average student population is 2,228 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from nursing education, there are 540 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,476 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $3,732, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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