With an overall population of 5,524 and a student population of 1,030, approximately 1,030 of Cheraw students attend one of Cheraw's schools that offer nursing programs.
Northeastern Technical College is the largest nursing school in Cheraw, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 30 students graduated from the Nursing program at Northeastern Technical College.
In 2010, 49 students graduated with a nursing certificate in Cheraw. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $3,270 per year in tuition costs.
You should also anticipate spending about $900 for nursing related books and supplies every year.
If you plan on staying in Cheraw after graduating from nursing school, you should know that job prospects for nurses in Cheraw, which is the most popular nursing profession, are good. In 2010, of the 38,400 nurses in South Carolina, 800 were working in the greater Cheraw area. The government projects that the number of nurses in Cheraw will increase by 25% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for nurses.
As a nurse in Cheraw, you can expect to make an average salary of $54,560 per year. This is lower than the average salary for nurses in the state.