With an overall population of 25,174 and a student population of 767, approximately 716 of Fremont students attend one of Fremont's schools that offer nursing programs.
Midland Lutheran University is the largest nursing school in Fremont, based on student population. In 2010, Midland Lutheran University graduated approximately 39 students with credentials in nursing.
A reported 39 students graduated with credentials in nursing in Fremont in 2010. In 2009 tuition at nursing schools in Fremont was $22,984 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,000 for nursing related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $5,612 per year, on average, for room and board at Fremont-based nursing schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
Many nursing graduates choose to work as nurses after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Fremont, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 14,900 nurses in Nebraska. Of these nurses, 1,980 were working in the greater Fremont area. The government projects that the number of nurses in Fremont will increase by 17% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for nurses.
As a nurse in Fremont, you can expect to make an average salary of $22,550 per year. This is lower than the average salary for nurses in the state.