Texas contains nineteen schools that offer pediatric nursing programs. Anamarc Educational Institute, the highest-ranking pediatric nursing school in TX, has a total student population of 715 and is the 2343rd highest ranked school in America.
Of the 19 pediatric nursing schools in Texas, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio comes out as the most expensive ($24,192/yr), with Laredo Community College as the lowest recorded at only $3,412/yr.
Pediatric Nursing students from Texas 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 Texas alone, there are 168,020 employed registered nurses earning an average yearly salary of $64,670. Pediatricians, general in this state earn $153,470/yr and there are 2,950 employed.
Also, within the pediatric nursing schools in Texas, the average student population is 3,703 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 18 to 1. Aside from pediatric nursing, there are 11086 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,493 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $3,572, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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