Port Huron has a total population of 32,338 and a student population of 7,093. Of these students, 4,884 are enrolled in schools that offer nursing programs.
Of the 1 nursing schools in Port Huron, the largest nursing school, by student population, is St Clair County Community College. In 2010, St Clair County Community College graduated approximately 122 students from its nursing program.
In 2010, 202 students graduated with a nursing degree from one of Port Huron's nursing schools. If you decide to attend a nursing school in Port Huron, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $3,074.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,060 for nursing related books and supplies every year.
Many nursing graduates choose to work as nurses after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Port Huron, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 87,250 nurses in Michigan, 19,430 were working in the greater Port Huron area. By the year 2018, the number of nurses is expected to increase by 20% in Port Huron. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for nurses.
As a nurse in Port Huron, 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.