Missouri contains thirteen schools that offer pediatric nursing programs. Cox College, the highest-ranking pediatric nursing school in MO, has a total student population of 497 and is the 762nd highest ranked school in America.
Of the 13 pediatric nursing schools in Missouri, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Concorde Career Colleges comes out as the most expensive ($21,200/yr), with St Charles Community College as the lowest recorded at only $3,574/yr.
Pediatric Nursing students from Missouri 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 Missouri alone, there are 62,130 employed registered nurses earning an average yearly salary of $57,460. Pediatricians, general in this state earn $155,350/yr and there are 340 employed.
Also, within the pediatric nursing schools in Missouri, the average student population is 2,183 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from pediatric nursing, there are 4755 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,482 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,695, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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