With an overall population of 15,713 and a student population of 3,637, approximately 3,637 of Owosso students attend one of Owosso's schools that offer nursing programs.
Baker College of Owosso is the largest nursing school in Owosso, based on student population. Approximately 47 students graduated in 2010 from Baker College of Owosso with credentials in nursing.
In 2010, 47 students graduated with a nursing degree from one of Owosso's nursing schools. If you decide to attend a nursing school in Owosso, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $7,020.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,800 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a nursing program in Owosso. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $2,550 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $13,620.
If you plan on staying in Owosso after graduating from nursing school, you should know that job prospects for nurses in Owosso, which is the most popular nursing profession, are good. In 2010, there were 87,250 nurses in Michigan. Of these nurses, 5,030 were working in the greater Owosso area. The number of nurses in Owosso is expected to increase by 20% 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 Owosso is $56,300 per year, which is lower than the average for nurses state-wide.