Maryland contains one school that offers nursing education programs. University of Maryland-Baltimore has a total student population of 6,382 and is the 6117th highest ranked school in America.
Nursing Education students from Maryland 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. In fact, in the Maryland alone, there are 51,620 employed registered nurses earning an average yearly salary of $76,330. Nursing instructors and teachers in this state earn $68,580/yr and there are 510 employed.
Also, within the nursing education schools in Maryland, the average student population is 3,835 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 17 to 1. Aside from nursing education, there are 2792 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 3,442 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $6,052, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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