Goshen has a total population of 29,383 and a student population of 1,017. Of these students, 1,017 are enrolled in schools that offer nursing programs.
Goshen College is the largest nursing school in Goshen, based on student population. Approximately 54 students graduated in 2010 from Goshen College with credentials in nursing.
A total of 54 students graduated with credentials in nursing from nursing schools in Goshen in 2010. If you decide to attend a nursing school in Goshen, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $23,400.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $890 for nursing related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,900 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $26,090.
If you plan on staying in Goshen after graduating from nursing school, you should know that job prospects for nurses in Goshen, which is the most popular nursing profession, are good. In 2010, of the 57,310 nurses in Indiana, 1,760 were working in the greater Goshen area. The government projects that the number of nurses in Goshen will increase by 22% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for nurses.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a nurse in Goshen is $55,520 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for nurses.