Lewes has a total population of 2,932 and a student population of 53. Of these students, 53 are enrolled in schools that offer nursing programs.
Lewes's largest nursing school is Beebe Hospital School of Nursing. In 2010, Beebe Hospital School of Nursing graduated approximately 21 students from its nursing program.
In 2010, 21 students graduated with a nursing certificate from one of Lewes's nursing schools.
After graduating with your credentials in nursing, if you decide to work as a nurse in Lewes, your job prospects are good. There were 9,430 nurses working in Delaware and 1,710 working in the greater Lewes area in 2010. Lewes's nurse workforce is projected to increase by 28% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for nurses.
As a nurse in Lewes, you can expect to make an average salary of $69,200 per year. This is higher than the average salary for nurses in the state.