Farmington has a general population of 10,423 and an overall student population of 244. Approximately 130 of Farmington's students are enrolled in schools that offer nursing programs.
The largest nursing school in Farmington, by student population, is Dorsey Business Schools-Farmington Hills. In 2010, Dorsey Business Schools-Farmington Hills graduated approximately 37 students with credentials in nursing.
In 2010, 37 students graduated with a nursing certificate in Farmington. In 2009 tuition at nursing schools in Farmington was $14,665 per year, on average.
If you plan on staying in Farmington after graduating from nursing school, you should know that job prospects for nurses in Farmington, which is the most popular nursing profession, are good. There were 87,250 nurses working in Michigan and 19,430 working in the greater Farmington area in 2010. The government projects that the number of nurses in Farmington will increase by 20% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for nurses.
As a nurse in Farmington, you can expect to make an average salary of $67,150 per year. This is higher than the average salary for nurses in the state.