University of Massachusetts-Dartmouth is the largest nursing school in North Dartmouth, based on student population. In 2010, University of Massachusetts-Dartmouth graduated approximately 149 students from its nursing program.
In 2010, 154 students graduated with a nursing degree from one of North Dartmouth's nursing schools. Tuition in 2009 at North Dartmouth's nursing schools was $22,928 per year for instate students and $32,631 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,200 for nursing related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $9,370 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $16,008.
If you plan on staying in North Dartmouth after graduating from nursing school, you should know that job prospects for nurses in North Dartmouth, which is the most popular nursing profession, are good. The number of nurses in North Dartmouth is expected to increase by 17% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for nurses.