Boiling Springs has a total population of 3,866 and a student population of 3,909. Of these students, 3,909 are enrolled in schools that offer nursing programs.
Boiling Springs's largest nursing school is Gardner-Webb University. In 2010, approximately 124 students graduated from the Nursing program at Gardner-Webb University.
In 2010, 124 students graduated with a nursing degree from one of Boiling Springs's nursing schools. In 2009 tuition at nursing schools in Boiling Springs was $21,170 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,150 for nursing related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,810 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
Many nursing graduates choose to work as nurses after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Boiling Springs, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 84,300 nurses in North Carolina, 4,870 were working in the greater Boiling Springs area. Boiling Springs's nurse workforce is projected to increase by 27% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for nurses.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a nurse in Boiling Springs is $56,780 per year, which is lower than the average for nurses state-wide.