Nebraska contains seven schools that offer pediatric nursing programs. BryanLGH College of Health Sciences, the highest-ranking pediatric nursing school in NE, has a total student population of 500 and is the 886th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 7 pediatric nursing schools in Nebraska, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Clarkson College comes out as the most expensive ($18,054/yr), with Western Nebraska Community College as the lowest recorded at only $6,379/yr.
Pediatric Nursing students from Nebraska 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 Nebraska alone, there are 18,930 employed registered nurses earning an average yearly salary of $55,040. Pediatricians, general in this state earn $200,280/yr and there are 40 employed.
Also, within the pediatric nursing schools in Nebraska, the average student population is 2,686 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 14 to 1. Aside from pediatric nursing, there are 1891 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,500 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $3,844, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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