With an overall population of 13,745 and a student population of 398, approximately 398 of Longwood students attend one of Longwood's schools that offer nursing programs.
The largest nursing school in Longwood, by student population, is Cambridge Institute of Allied Health. In 2010, Cambridge Institute of Allied Health graduated approximately 90 students with credentials in nursing.
In 2010, 104 students graduated with a nursing certificate from one of Longwood's nursing schools.
Many nursing graduates choose to work as nurses after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Longwood, your job prospects are good. There were 151,100 nurses working in Florida and 18,350 working in the greater Longwood area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of nurses is expected to increase by 24% in Longwood. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for nurses.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a nurse in Longwood is $55,340 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for nurses.