With an overall population of 15,121 and a student population of 4,341, approximately 4,278 of Butler students attend one of Butler's schools that offer nursing programs.
Butler County Community College is the largest nursing school in Butler, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 49 students graduated from the Nursing program at Butler County Community College.
A reported 49 students graduated with credentials in nursing in Butler in 2010. If you decide to attend a nursing school in Butler, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $2,970.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,200 for nursing related books and supplies every year.
If you plan on staying in Butler after graduating from nursing school, you should know that job prospects for nurses in Butler, which is the most popular nursing profession, are good. There were 135,400 nurses working in Pennsylvania and 28,920 working in the greater Butler area in 2010. The number of nurses in Butler is expected to increase by 16% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for nurses.
As a nurse in Butler, you can expect to make an average salary of $59,370 per year. This is higher than the average salary for nurses in the state.