Canton has a total population of 5,882 and a student population of 5,721. Of these students, 3,320 are enrolled in schools that offer nursing programs.
The largest nursing school in Canton, by student population, is SUNY College of Technology at Canton. In 2010, approximately 64 students graduated from the Nursing program at SUNY College of Technology at Canton.
A total of 64 students graduated with credentials in nursing from nursing schools in Canton in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at Canton's nursing schools was $18,879 per year for instate students and $22,659 per year for out of state students.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,200 for nursing related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $9,320 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you decide to work as a nurse in Canton, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 21 nurses in New York were working in the greater Canton area. The government projects that the number of nurses in Canton will increase by 13% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for nurses.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a nurse in Canton is $58,060 per year, which is higher than the average for nurses state-wide.