Aptos has a general population of 9,396 and an overall student population of 15,974. Approximately 15,974 of Aptos's students are enrolled in schools that offer nursing programs.
Aptos's largest nursing school is Cabrillo College. In 2010, approximately 67 students graduated from the Nursing program at Cabrillo College.
In 2010, 67 students graduated with a nursing degree from one of Aptos's nursing schools. If you decide to attend a nursing school in Aptos, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $774.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,638 for nursing related books and supplies each year.
After graduating with your credentials in nursing, if you decide to work as a nurse in Aptos, your job prospects are good. There were 236,400 nurses working in California and 1,450 working in the greater Aptos area in 2010. Aptos's nurse workforce is projected to increase by 25% 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 Aptos is $93,360 per year, which is higher than the average for nurses state-wide.