Delaware contains two schools that offer pediatric nursing programs. Wesley College, the highest-ranking pediatric nursing school in DE, has a total student population of 2,426 and is the 687th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 2 pediatric nursing schools in Delaware, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Wesley College comes out as the most expensive ($19,805/yr), with Wesley College as the lowest recorded at only $19,805/yr.
Pediatric Nursing students from Delaware schools who go on to become pediatric nurses, nurse practitioners, registered nurses, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 29,460 people working as pediatricians, general alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $161,410. 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 Delaware alone, there are 10,220 employed registered nurses earning an average yearly salary of $70,770. Pediatricians, general in this state earn $120,610/yr and there are 80 employed.
Also, within the pediatric nursing schools in Delaware, the average student population is 2,228 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from pediatric nursing, there are 540 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,476 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $3,732, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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