New Jersey contains nine schools that offer nursing education programs. Holy Name Hospital School of Nursing, the highest-ranking nursing education school in NJ, has a total student population of 90 and is the 3239th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 9 nursing education schools in New Jersey, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Holy Name Hospital School of Nursing comes out as the most expensive ($27,795/yr), with Warren County Community College as the lowest recorded at only $5,118/yr.
Nursing Education students from New Jersey 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 New Jersey alone, there are 74,730 employed registered nurses earning an average yearly salary of $74,990. Nursing instructors and teachers in this state earn $78,720/yr and there are 1,160 employed.
Also, within the nursing education schools in New Jersey, the average student population is 3,123 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 18 to 1. Aside from nursing education, there are 3172 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,929 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $8,300, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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