With an overall population of 60,308 and a student population of 31,247, approximately 31,247 of Davis students attend one of Davis's schools that offer nursing programs.
Davis's largest nursing school is University of California-Davis. In 2010, University of California-Davis graduated approximately 73 students with credentials in nursing.
In 2010, 73 students graduated with a nursing certificate from one of Davis's nursing schools. Tuition in 2009 at Davis's nursing schools was $26,421 per year for instate students and $49,090 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,590 for nursing related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $12,361 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $20,072.
Many nursing graduates choose to work as nurses after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Davis, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 16 nurses in California were working in the greater Davis area. The number of nurses in Davis is expected to increase by 25% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for nurses.
As a nurse in Davis, you can expect to make an average salary of $94,080 per year. This is higher than the average salary for nurses in the state.