Nevada contains one school that offers pediatric nursing programs. University of Southern Nevada has a total student population of 833 and is the 6526th highest ranked school in America.
Pediatric Nursing students from Nevada 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 Nevada alone, there are 16,100 employed registered nurses earning an average yearly salary of $72,940. Pediatricians, general in this state earn $178,820/yr and there are employed.
Also, within the pediatric nursing schools in Nevada, the average student population is 3,396 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 18 to 1. Aside from pediatric nursing, there are 786 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,014 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $2,730, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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