There are 2 nursing schools in Bemidji, Minnesota. With an overall population of 11,917 and a student population of 6,854, approximately 6,710 of Bemidji students attend one of Bemidji's schools that offer nursing programs.
Bemidji's largest nursing school is Northwest Technical College. In 2010, Northwest Technical College graduated approximately 93 students from its nursing program.
In 2010, 249 students graduated with a nursing certificate in Bemidji. In 2009 tuition at nursing schools in Bemidji was $6,057 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,000 for nursing related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,240 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $9,351.
After graduating with your credentials in nursing, if you decide to work as a nurse in Bemidji, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 56,830 nurses in Minnesota, 3,530 were working in the greater Bemidji area. The government projects that the number of nurses in Bemidji will increase by 22% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for nurses.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a nurse in Bemidji is $61,260 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for nurses.
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