With an overall population of 12,004 and a student population of 2,800, approximately 2,800 of Madison students attend one of Madison's schools that offer nursing programs.
Ivy Tech Community College-Southeast is the largest nursing school in Madison, based on student population. Approximately 72 students graduated in 2010 from Ivy Tech Community College-Southeast with credentials in nursing.
A reported 76 students graduated with credentials in nursing in Madison in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $3,090 per year in tuition costs.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,060 for nursing related books and supplies every year.
Many nursing graduates choose to work as nurses after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Madison, your job prospects are good. There were 57,310 nurses working in Indiana and 3,010 working in the greater Madison area in 2010. The government projects that the number of nurses in Madison 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 Madison is $50,720 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for nurses.