With an overall population of 204 and a student population of 745, approximately 745 of Hyden students attend one of Hyden's schools that offer nursing programs.
Hyden's largest nursing school is Frontier School of Midwifery and Family Nursing. In 2010, Frontier School of Midwifery and Family Nursing graduated approximately 151 students with credentials in nursing.
In 2010, 151 students graduated with a nursing degree in Hyden.
If you decide to work as a nurse in Hyden, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 43,500 nurses in Kentucky. Of these nurses, 3,020 were working in the greater Hyden area. The number of nurses in Hyden is expected to increase by 23% 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 Hyden is $51,320 per year, which is lower than the average for nurses state-wide.