Wisconsin contains four schools that offer nursing education programs. Bellin College of Nursing, the highest-ranking nursing education school in WI, has a total student population of 306 and is the 715th highest ranked school in America.
Nursing Education students from Wisconsin 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 Wisconsin alone, there are 53,510 employed registered nurses earning an average yearly salary of $63,200. Nursing instructors and teachers in this state earn $70,460/yr and there are 1,240 employed.
Also, within the nursing education schools in Wisconsin, the average student population is 3,620 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 15 to 1. Aside from nursing education, there are 4047 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,987 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,857, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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