New Jersey contains nine schools that offer pediatric nursing programs. Seton Hall University, the highest-ranking pediatric nursing school in NJ, has a total student population of 9,616 and is the 298th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 9 pediatric nursing schools in New Jersey, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Holy Name Hospital School of Nursing comes out as the most expensive ($27,795/yr), with Warren County Community College as the lowest recorded at only $5,118/yr.
Pediatric Nursing students from New Jersey 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 New Jersey alone, there are 74,730 employed registered nurses earning an average yearly salary of $74,990. Pediatricians, general in this state earn $156,360/yr and there are 1,150 employed.
Also, within the pediatric nursing schools in New Jersey, the average student population is 3,123 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 18 to 1. Aside from pediatric nursing, there are 3172 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,929 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $8,300, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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