Missouri contains fourteen schools that offer nursing education programs. Cox College, the highest-ranking nursing education school in MO, has a total student population of 497 and is the 762nd highest ranked school in America.
Of the 14 nursing education schools in Missouri, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Concorde Career Colleges comes out as the most expensive ($21,200/yr), with Metropolitan Community College-Penn Valley as the lowest recorded at only $3,266/yr.
Nursing Education students from Missouri 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 Missouri alone, there are 62,130 employed registered nurses earning an average yearly salary of $57,460. Nursing instructors and teachers in this state earn $58,520/yr and there are 1,050 employed.
Also, within the nursing education schools in Missouri, the average student population is 2,183 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from nursing education, there are 4755 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,482 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,695, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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