Hawaii contains three schools that offer RN programs. Hawaii Pacific University, the highest-ranking RN school in HI, has a total student population of 8,113 and is the 589th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 3 RN schools in Hawaii, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Hawaii Pacific University comes out as the most expensive ($15,952/yr), with Kauai Community College as the lowest recorded at only $2,452/yr.
RN students from Hawaii schools who go on to become registered nurses, nurses, RNs, 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, within the RN schools in Hawaii, the average student population is 3,134 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 17 to 1. Aside from RN, there are 704 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,845 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $3,000, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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