With an overall population of 1,862 and a student population of 3,589, approximately 3,589 of Berrien Springs students attend one of Berrien Springs's schools that offer nursing programs.
Berrien Springs's largest nursing school is Andrews University. In 2010, Andrews University graduated approximately 21 students with credentials in nursing.
A reported 26 students graduated with credentials in nursing in Berrien Springs in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $21,170 per year in tuition costs.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,050 for nursing related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,860 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
Many nursing graduates choose to work as nurses after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Berrien Springs, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 49,520 nurses in Michigan. Of these nurses, 970 were working in the greater Berrien Springs area. The number of nurses in Berrien Springs is expected to increase by 17% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for nurses.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a nurse in Berrien Springs is $25,400 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for nurses.