Utah contains four schools that offer pediatric nursing programs. AmeriTech College, the highest-ranking pediatric nursing school in UT, has a total student population of 323 and is the 795th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 4 pediatric nursing schools in Utah, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, AmeriTech College comes out as the most expensive ($26,706/yr), with College of Eastern Utah as the lowest recorded at only $7,300/yr.
Pediatric Nursing students from Utah 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 Utah alone, there are 17,670 employed registered nurses earning an average yearly salary of $59,370. Pediatricians, general in this state earn $192,530/yr and there are 210 employed.
Also, within the pediatric nursing schools in Utah, the average student population is 3,744 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 17 to 1. Aside from pediatric nursing, there are 2052 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,639 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $3,769, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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