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Nursing Schools in Gary, Indiana

Nursing Schools in Gary, IN

Gary, Indiana has 2 nursing schools for you to consider if you are interested in pursuing a degree in nursing. Gary has a general population of 102,746 and an overall student population of 13,677. Approximately 13,677 of Gary's students are enrolled in schools that offer nursing programs.

Of the 2 nursing schools in Gary, the largest nursing school, by student population, is Ivy Tech Community College-Northwest. In 2010, Ivy Tech Community College-Northwest graduated approximately 137 students with credentials in nursing.

A total of 228 students graduated with credentials in nursing from nursing schools in Gary in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $4,504 per year in tuition costs.

In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,080 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a nursing program in Gary.

Nursing Salaries and Career Outlook in Gary

If you decide to work as a nurse in Gary, your job prospects are good. There were 57,310 nurses working in Indiana and 6,480 working in the greater Gary area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of nurses is expected to increase by 22% in Gary. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for nurses.

The average salary you can expect to earn as a nurse in Gary is $61,480 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for nurses.

This Page is Useful for Those Seeking the Following:

  • Nursing Degree in Gary
  • Associates Degree in Nursing
  • Bachelors Degree in Nursing
  • Nursing Classes
  • Nursing Courses
  • Nursing Training

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Current Listings

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  1. 1Ivy Tech Community College-NorthwestIvy Tech Community College-Northwest

    1440 E 35th Ave, Gary, Indiana 46409-1499

    Awards Offered:
    Less than 1 year certificate
    1-2 years certificate
    Associate's degree

  2. 2Indiana University-NorthwestIndiana University-Northwest

    3400 Broadway, Gary, Indiana 46408-1197

    Awards Offered:
    1-2 years certificate
    Associate's degree
    Bachelor's degree
    Master's degree
    Post-master's certificate