The largest nursing school in Boise, by student population, is Boise State University. Approximately 220 students graduated in 2010 from Boise State University with credentials in nursing.
A total of 220 students graduated with credentials in nursing from nursing schools in Boise in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $16,668 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Boise nursing schools was an average of $25,672 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,168 for nursing related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $5,270 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $8,870.
If you decide to work as a nurse in Boise, your job prospects are good. Boise's nurse workforce is projected to increase by 27% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for nurses.