Nebraska contains five schools that offer nursing education programs. BryanLGH College of Health Sciences, the highest-ranking nursing education school in NE, has a total student population of 500 and is the 886th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 5 nursing education schools in Nebraska, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Clarkson College comes out as the most expensive ($18,054/yr), with Nebraska Methodist College of Nursing & Allied Health as the lowest recorded at only $15,174/yr.
Nursing Education students from Nebraska 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 Nebraska alone, there are 18,930 employed registered nurses earning an average yearly salary of $55,040. Nursing instructors and teachers in this state earn $56,670/yr and there are 530 employed.
Also, within the nursing education schools in Nebraska, the average student population is 2,686 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 14 to 1. Aside from nursing education, there are 1891 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,500 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $3,844, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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