With an overall population of 3,549 and a student population of 1,351, approximately 59 of Buzzards Bay students attend one of Buzzards Bay's schools that offer nursing programs.
Buzzards Bay's largest nursing school is Upper Cape Cod Regional Technical School. Approximately 50 students graduated in 2010 from Upper Cape Cod Regional Technical School with credentials in nursing.
In 2010, 50 students graduated with a nursing certificate in Buzzards Bay. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $8,035 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,600 for nursing related books and supplies each year.
If you decide to work as a nurse in Buzzards Bay, your job prospects are good. There were 83,320 nurses working in Massachusetts and 2,580 working in the greater Buzzards Bay area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of nurses is expected to increase by 17% in Buzzards Bay. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for nurses.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a nurse in Buzzards Bay is $73,180 per year, which is higher than the average for nurses state-wide.