With an overall population of 101,355 and a student population of 49,996, approximately 4,830 of Cambridge students attend one of Cambridge's schools that offer nursing programs.
Of the 1 nursing schools in Cambridge, the largest nursing school, by student population, is Cambridge College. In 2010, Cambridge College graduated approximately 36 students from its nursing program.
A total of 36 students graduated with credentials in nursing from nursing schools in Cambridge in 2010. In 2009 tuition at nursing schools in Cambridge was $13,240 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,500 for nursing related books and supplies every year.
After graduating with your credentials in nursing, if you decide to work as a nurse in Cambridge, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 2 nurses in Massachusetts were working in the greater Cambridge area. The number of nurses in Cambridge is expected to increase by 17% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for nurses.
As a nurse in Cambridge, you can expect to make an average salary of $89,200 per year. This is higher than the average salary for nurses in the state.