Utah contains five schools that offer nursing education programs. Stevens-Henager College of Business-Provo, the highest-ranking nursing education school in UT, has a total student population of 375 and is the 742nd highest ranked school in America.
Of the 5 nursing education schools in Utah, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, AmeriTech College comes out as the most expensive ($26,706/yr), with Stevens-Henager College as the lowest recorded at only $14,919/yr.
Nursing Education students from Utah 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 Utah alone, there are 17,670 employed registered nurses earning an average yearly salary of $59,370. Nursing instructors and teachers in this state earn $62,870/yr and there are 580 employed.
Also, within the nursing education schools in Utah, the average student population is 3,744 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 17 to 1. Aside from nursing education, there are 2052 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,639 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $3,769, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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