Kansas contains eleven schools that offer pediatric nursing programs. Bethel College, the highest-ranking pediatric nursing school in KS, has a total student population of 437 and is the 1898th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 11 pediatric nursing schools in Kansas, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Hesston College comes out as the most expensive ($18,077/yr), with Garden City Community College as the lowest recorded at only $5,218/yr.
Pediatric Nursing students from Kansas 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 Kansas alone, there are 26,320 employed registered nurses earning an average yearly salary of $55,730. Pediatricians, general in this state earn $190,390/yr and there are 170 employed.
Also, within the pediatric nursing schools in Kansas, the average student population is 2,160 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 15 to 1. Aside from pediatric nursing, there are 2989 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,167 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $3,054, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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