Texas contains fourteen schools that offer nursing education programs. Anamarc Educational Institute, the highest-ranking nursing education school in TX, has a total student population of 715 and is the 2343rd highest ranked school in America.
Of the 14 nursing education schools in Texas, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio comes out as the most expensive ($24,192/yr), with Laredo Community College as the lowest recorded at only $3,412/yr.
Nursing Education students from Texas 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 Texas alone, there are 168,020 employed registered nurses earning an average yearly salary of $64,670. Nursing instructors and teachers in this state earn $63,930/yr and there are 4,250 employed.
Also, within the nursing education schools in Texas, the average student population is 3,703 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 18 to 1. Aside from nursing education, there are 11086 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,493 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $3,572, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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