Oregon contains seven schools that offer pediatric nursing programs. Warner Pacific College, the highest-ranking pediatric nursing school in OR, has a total student population of 1,332 and is the 625th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 7 pediatric nursing schools in Oregon, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Concordia University comes out as the most expensive ($18,362/yr), with Blue Mountain Community College as the lowest recorded at only $8,525/yr.
Pediatric Nursing students from Oregon 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 Oregon alone, there are 30,730 employed registered nurses earning an average yearly salary of $73,300. Pediatricians, general in this state earn $193,090/yr and there are 290 employed.
Also, within the pediatric nursing schools in Oregon, the average student population is 2,645 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from pediatric nursing, there are 2428 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,810 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,147, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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