With an overall population of 5,148 and a student population of 2,393, approximately 2,393 of Whiteville students attend one of Whiteville's schools that offer nursing programs.
Southeastern Community College is the largest nursing school in Whiteville, based on student population. Approximately 42 students graduated in 2010 from Southeastern Community College with credentials in nursing.
A total of 79 students graduated with credentials in nursing from nursing schools in Whiteville in 2010. In 2009 tuition at nursing schools in Whiteville was $1,299 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $690 for nursing related books and supplies every year.
If you decide to work as a nurse in Whiteville, your job prospects are good. There were 84,300 nurses working in North Carolina and 5,820 working in the greater Whiteville area in 2010. Whiteville'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 Whiteville is $55,470 per year, which is lower than the average for nurses state-wide.