Glen Ellyn has a general population of 26,999 and an overall student population of 27,083. Approximately 27,083 of Glen Ellyn's students are enrolled in schools that offer nursing programs.
The largest nursing school in Glen Ellyn, by student population, is College of DuPage. In 2010, College of DuPage graduated approximately 228 students from its nursing program.
A reported 369 students graduated with credentials in nursing in Glen Ellyn in 2010. If you decide to attend a nursing school in Glen Ellyn, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $3,712.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,463 for nursing related books and supplies each year.
Many nursing graduates choose to work as nurses after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Glen Ellyn, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 2 nurses in Illinois were working in the greater Glen Ellyn area. By the year 2018, the number of nurses is expected to increase by 20% in Glen Ellyn. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for nurses.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a nurse in Glen Ellyn is $69,850 per year, which is higher than the average for nurses state-wide.