Blytheville has a general population of 18,272 and an overall student population of 1,914. Approximately 1,914 of Blytheville's students are enrolled in schools that offer nursing programs.
The largest nursing school in Blytheville, by student population, is Arkansas Northeastern College. In 2010, Arkansas Northeastern College graduated approximately 87 students with credentials in nursing.
A total of 207 students graduated with credentials in nursing from nursing schools in Blytheville in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $1,664 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,446 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a nursing program in Blytheville.
If you decide to work as a nurse in Blytheville, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 19 nurses in Arkansas were working in the greater Blytheville area. The government projects that the number of nurses in Blytheville will increase by 19% 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 Blytheville is $18,600 per year, which is lower than the average for nurses state-wide.