Southgate has a general population of 30,136 and an overall student population of 464. Approximately 291 of Southgate's students are enrolled in schools that offer nursing programs.
Dorsey Business Schools-Southgate is the largest nursing school in Southgate, based on student population. Approximately 37 students graduated in 2010 from Dorsey Business Schools-Southgate with credentials in nursing.
In 2010, 37 students graduated with a nursing certificate in Southgate. If you decide to attend a nursing school in Southgate, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $14,665.
Many nursing graduates choose to work as nurses after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Southgate, your job prospects are good. There were 87,250 nurses working in Michigan and 18,160 working in the greater Southgate area in 2010. Southgate's nurse workforce is projected to increase by 20% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for nurses.
As a nurse in Southgate, you can expect to make an average salary of $67,110 per year. This is higher than the average salary for nurses in the state.