West Virginia contains three schools that offer RN programs. Opportunities Industrialization Center-North Central West Virginia, the highest-ranking RN school in WV, has a total student population of 103 and is the 1945th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 3 RN schools in West Virginia, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Opportunities Industrialization Center-North Central West Virginia comes out as the most expensive ($14,562/yr), with Mercer County Technical Education Center as the lowest recorded at only $5,346/yr.
RN students from West Virginia 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 West Virginia, the average student population is 1,951 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 15 to 1. Aside from RN, there are 1870 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,415 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $3,827, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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