If you are interested in pursuing nursing, you may want to consider attending one of the 2 nursing schools in Nampa, Idaho. Nampa has a general population of 51,867 and an overall student population of 5,707. Approximately 5,633 of Nampa's students are enrolled in schools that offer nursing programs.
Nampa's largest nursing school is College of Western Idaho. In 2010, College of Western Idaho graduated approximately 37 students with credentials in nursing.
In 2010, 67 students graduated with a nursing degree from one of Nampa's nursing schools. If you decide to attend a nursing school in Nampa, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $11,814.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,045 for nursing related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $5,830 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $5,218.
If you decide to work as a nurse in Nampa, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 10,500 nurses in Idaho, 5,260 were working in the greater Nampa area. By the year 2018, the number of nurses is expected to increase by 27% in Nampa. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for nurses.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a nurse in Nampa is $61,060 per year, which is higher than the average for nurses state-wide.
5500 East Opportunity Drive, Nampa, Idaho 83687
Less than 1 year certificate
1-2 years certificate
623 S. Holly St, Nampa, Idaho 83686-5897