Hanceville has a total population of 2,951 and a student population of 6,311. Of these students, 6,311 are enrolled in schools that offer dental hygienist programs.
Hanceville's largest dental hygienist school is George C Wallace State Community College-Hanceville. In 2010, George C Wallace State Community College-Hanceville graduated approximately 26 students from its dental hygiene program.
In 2010, 26 students graduated with a dental hygiene degree from one of Hanceville's dental hygienist schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $10,200 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Hanceville dental hygiene schools was an average of $12,330 per year in 2009.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,500 for dental hygiene related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $1,550 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $9,400.
If you decide to work as a dental hygienist in Hanceville, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 3,020 dental hygienists in Alabama, 160 were working in the greater Hanceville area. By the year 2018, the number of dental hygienists is expected to increase by 30% in Hanceville. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for dental hygienists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a dental hygienist in Hanceville is $36,470 per year, which is lower than the average for dental hygienists state-wide.
801 Main St NW, Hanceville, Alabama 35077-2000
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