With an overall population of 3,851 and a student population of 4,260, approximately 4,260 of Cisco students attend one of Cisco's schools that offer nursing programs.
Of the 1 nursing schools in Cisco, the largest nursing school, by student population, is Cisco College. In 2010, Cisco College graduated approximately 62 students with credentials in nursing.
In 2010, 110 students graduated with a nursing certificate from one of Cisco's nursing schools. If you decide to attend one of Cisco's nursing schools, you can expect to pay an average of $11,021 per year in instate tuition and $11,267 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $967 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a nursing program in Cisco. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $3,400 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $7,521.
If you decide to work as a nurse in Cisco, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 166,240 nurses in Texas, 3,840 were working in the greater Cisco area. The number of nurses in Cisco is expected to increase by 32% 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 Cisco is $53,140 per year, which is lower than the average for nurses state-wide.