With an overall population of 46,229 and a student population of 23,485, approximately 15,439 of Cypress students attend one of Cypress's schools that offer dental hygienist programs.
Cypress College is the largest dental hygienist school in Cypress, based on student population. In 2010, Cypress College graduated approximately 26 students from its dental hygiene program.
In 2010, 26 students graduated with a dental hygiene certificate in Cypress. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $656 per year in tuition costs.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,250 for dental hygiene related books and supplies every year.
If you plan on staying in Cypress after graduating from dental hygienist school, you should know that job prospects for dental hygienists in Cypress, which is the most popular dental hygiene profession, are good. In 2010, of the 18,500 dental hygienists in California, 1,250 were working in the greater Cypress area. By the year 2018, the number of dental hygienists is expected to increase by 25% in Cypress. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for dental hygienists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a dental hygienist in Cypress is $96,470 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for dental hygienists.