The largest nursing school in Paxton, by student population, is Anna Maria College. Approximately 13 students graduated in 2010 from Anna Maria College with credentials in nursing.
In 2010, 13 students graduated with a nursing degree in Paxton. In 2009 tuition at nursing schools in Paxton was $26,620 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $800 for nursing related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $9,630 per year, on average, for room and board at Paxton-based nursing schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $29,688.
After graduating with your credentials in nursing, if you decide to work as a nurse in Paxton, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 83,320 nurses in Massachusetts. Of these nurses, 7,510 were working in the greater Paxton area. Paxton'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.
As a nurse in Paxton, you can expect to make an average salary of $80,120 per year. This is higher than the average salary for nurses in the state.