The largest nursing school in Chestnut Hill, by student population, is Boston College. In 2010, Boston College graduated approximately 107 students with credentials in nursing.
A total of 220 students graduated with credentials in nursing from nursing schools in Chestnut Hill in 2010. In 2009 tuition at nursing schools in Chestnut Hill was $39,130 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $750 for nursing related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $11,840 per year, on average, for room and board at Chestnut Hill-based nursing schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $43,030.
Many nursing graduates choose to work as nurses after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Chestnut Hill, your job prospects are good. Chestnut Hill's nurse workforce is projected to increase by 17% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for nurses.