Kenosha has a total population of 90,352 and a student population of 16,882. Of these students, 8,458 are enrolled in schools that offer nursing programs.
Of the 1 nursing schools in Kenosha, the largest nursing school, by student population, is Gateway Technical College. In 2010, Gateway Technical College graduated approximately 843 students from its nursing program.
A reported 1,114 students graduated with credentials in nursing in Kenosha in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $3,234 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,266 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a nursing program in Kenosha.
Many nursing graduates choose to work as nurses after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Kenosha, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 54,420 nurses in Wisconsin, 6,820 were working in the greater Kenosha area. Kenosha's nurse workforce is projected to increase by 19% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for nurses.
As a nurse in Kenosha, you can expect to make an average salary of $69,400 per year. This is higher than the average salary for nurses in the state.