Maryland contains one school that offers pediatric nursing programs. University of Maryland-Baltimore has a total student population of 6,382 and is the 6117th highest ranked school in America.
Pediatric Nursing students from Maryland 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 Maryland alone, there are 51,620 employed registered nurses earning an average yearly salary of $76,330. Pediatricians, general in this state earn $139,530/yr and there are 480 employed.
Also, within the pediatric nursing schools in Maryland, the average student population is 3,835 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 17 to 1. Aside from pediatric nursing, there are 2792 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 3,442 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $6,052, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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