With an overall population of 12,833 and a student population of 5,508, approximately 5,508 of Graham students attend one of Graham's schools that offer nursing programs.
Graham's largest nursing school is Alamance Community College. In 2010, Alamance Community College graduated approximately 34 students with credentials in nursing.
In 2010, 40 students graduated with a nursing degree in Graham. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $1,630 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,150 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a nursing program in Graham.
After graduating with your credentials in nursing, if you decide to work as a nurse in Graham, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 77 nurses in North Carolina were working in the greater Graham area. By the year 2018, the number of nurses is expected to increase by 27% in Graham. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for nurses.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a nurse in Graham is $58,180 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for nurses.