Delaware contains seven schools that offer registered nurse programs. Delaware State University, the highest-ranking registered nurse school in DE, has a total student population of 3,609 and is the 639th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 7 registered nurse schools in Delaware, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Wesley College comes out as the most expensive ($19,805/yr), with Delaware Technical and Community College-Stanton-Wilmington as the lowest recorded at only $4,849/yr.
Registered Nurse students from Delaware schools who go on to become registered nuclear medicine technologists, nurses, radiologists, radiology technicians, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 2,583,770 people working as registered nurses alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $66,530. Also, Nuclear medicine technologists make on average $68,450 per year and there are about 21,670 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Delaware alone, there are 90 employed nuclear medicine technologists earning an average yearly salary of $68,990. Registered nurses in this state earn $70,770/yr and there are 10,220 employed.
Also, within the registered nurse schools in Delaware, the average student population is 2,228 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from registered nurse, there are 540 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,476 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $3,732, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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