If you decide that you want to get a nursing certificate, then you might want to consider attending one of the 2 nursing schools in Lafayette, Indiana. With an overall population of 56,397 and a student population of 8,003, approximately 7,641 of Lafayette students attend one of Lafayette's schools that offer nursing programs.
Ivy Tech Community College-Lafayette is the largest nursing school in Lafayette, based on student population. Approximately 76 students graduated in 2010 from Ivy Tech Community College-Lafayette with credentials in nursing.
In 2010, 166 students graduated with a nursing certificate from one of Lafayette's nursing schools. If you decide to attend a nursing school in Lafayette, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $9,395.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,097 for nursing related books and supplies every year.
After graduating with your credentials in nursing, if you decide to work as a nurse in Lafayette, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 70 nurses in Indiana were working in the greater Lafayette area. By the year 2018, the number of nurses is expected to increase by 22% in Lafayette. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for nurses.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a nurse in Lafayette is $56,670 per year, which is higher than the average for nurses state-wide.
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