Lisle has a total population of 21,182 and a student population of 5,916. Of these students, 5,836 are enrolled in schools that offer nursing programs.
Benedictine University is the largest nursing school in Lisle, based on student population. Approximately 42 students graduated in 2010 from Benedictine University with credentials in nursing.
A total of 42 students graduated with credentials in nursing from nursing schools in Lisle in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $22,310 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,300 for nursing related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,765 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $26,010.
Many nursing graduates choose to work as nurses after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Lisle, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 110,740 nurses in Illinois, 76,600 were working in the greater Lisle area. Lisle's nurse workforce is projected to increase by 20% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for nurses.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a nurse in Lisle is $69,850 per year, which is higher than the average for nurses state-wide.