Malta has a general population of 969 and an overall student population of 4,735. Approximately 4,735 of Malta's students are enrolled in schools that offer nursing programs.
The largest nursing school in Malta, by student population, is Kishwaukee College. Approximately 192 students graduated in 2010 from Kishwaukee College with credentials in nursing.
In 2010, 270 students graduated with a nursing certificate in Malta. In 2009 tuition at nursing schools in Malta was $2,550 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,100 for nursing related books and supplies each year.
If you decide to work as a nurse in Malta, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 110,740 nurses in Illinois. Of these nurses, 76,600 were working in the greater Malta area. The government projects that the number of nurses in Malta will increase by 20% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for nurses.
As a nurse in Malta, you can expect to make an average salary of $69,850 per year. This is higher than the average salary for nurses in the state.