With an overall population of 49,976 and a student population of 2,845, approximately 2,845 of Stratford students attend one of Stratford's schools that offer nursing programs.
Porter and Chester Institute is the largest nursing school in Stratford, based on student population. Approximately 41 students graduated in 2010 from Porter and Chester Institute with credentials in nursing.
A total of 41 students graduated with credentials in nursing from nursing schools in Stratford in 2010. If you decide to attend a nursing school in Stratford, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $23,530.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,650 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a nursing program in Stratford.
If you decide to work as a nurse in Stratford, your job prospects are good. There were 36,720 nurses working in Connecticut and 7,500 working in the greater Stratford area in 2010. Stratford's nurse workforce is projected to increase by 14% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for nurses.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a nurse in Stratford is $71,080 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for nurses.