Oklahoma contains nine schools that offer pediatric nursing programs. Platt College, the highest-ranking pediatric nursing school in OK, has a total student population of 456 and is the 2480th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 9 pediatric nursing schools in Oklahoma, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Platt College comes out as the most expensive ($28,980/yr), with Northeastern Oklahoma A&M College as the lowest recorded at only $5,382/yr.
Pediatric Nursing students from Oklahoma 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 Oklahoma alone, there are 27,340 employed registered nurses earning an average yearly salary of $53,210. Pediatricians, general in this state earn $186,040/yr and there are 150 employed.
Also, within the pediatric nursing schools in Oklahoma, the average student population is 1,754 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 15 to 1. Aside from pediatric nursing, there are 4305 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,424 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $3,600, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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