With an overall population of 46,229 and a student population of 23,485, approximately 15,439 of Cypress students attend one of Cypress's schools that offer nursing programs.
The largest nursing school in Cypress, by student population, is Cypress College. In 2010, Cypress College graduated approximately 92 students from its nursing program.
A total of 92 students graduated with credentials in nursing from nursing schools in Cypress in 2010. If you decide to attend a nursing school in Cypress, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $656.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,250 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a nursing program in Cypress.
If you plan on staying in Cypress after graduating from nursing school, you should know that job prospects for nurses in Cypress, which is the most popular nursing profession, are good. There were 236,400 nurses working in California and 22,840 working in the greater Cypress area in 2010. The government projects that the number of nurses in Cypress will 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 Cypress is $78,490 per year, which is lower than the average for nurses state-wide.