Cheap Online Nursing Administration PhD Colleges
The average tuition charged by colleges and universities across the nation with online PhD in nursing administration programs is $9,851 yearly. The yearly average tuition was $2,762 at these online colleges in 2007.
The range of tuition at colleges offering online nursing administration programs at the PhD level from most to least expensive is shown in the following chart:
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Tuition of more than $14,076 per year is charged by the most expensive colleges and universities offering online PhD in nursing administration programs. The cheapest colleges and universities, on the other hand, charge tuition in the range of $2,296 to $3,243 yearly. The least costly accredited online nursing administration PhD schools are located in Florida and North Carolina.
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These cheap programs graduated an estimated 45% of nursing administration graduates with PhD from online schools around the US in 2011. Therefore, of the 104,154 graduates from around the US, 47,199 are from the most inexpensive schools. Between 2006 and 2011, the percentage of nursing administration graduates with doctoral programs from the lowest cost online colleges has decreased, while the number of graduates has increased by 18,207 graduates yearly.
Yearly tuition in the range of $4,824 to $5,438 is charged by other somewhat more costly online nursing administration doctorate degree program colleges and universities. A reported 2 of the 6 online schools with doctoral programs in nursing administration programs in the US charge tuition in this range.
In 2011, 15,559 students received their certificates from these cheap online programs. This represents 15% of the country's nursing administration doctorate level graduates. In 2006, which was just 5 years earlier, the number of graduates from these schools was only 14,259 students. Therefore, from these cheap online colleges and universities, the number of students graduating has increased by 9%.