Concord has a total population of 40,687 and a student population of 5,861. Of these students, 4,127 are enrolled in schools that offer dental hygienist programs.
NHTI-Concord's Community College is the largest dental hygienist school in Concord, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 37 students graduated from the Dental Hygiene program at NHTI-Concord's Community College.
A total of 37 students graduated with credentials in dental hygiene from dental hygienist schools in Concord in 2010. If you decide to attend one of Concord's dental hygienist schools, you can expect to pay an average of $19,371 per year in instate tuition and $26,891 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,200 for dental hygiene related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Concord-based dental hygienist schools, you will have an added expense of $7,852 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $14,859.
If you decide to work as a dental hygienist in Concord, your job prospects are good. There were 1,200 dental hygienists working in New Hampshire and 220 working in the greater Concord area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of dental hygienists is expected to increase by 37% in Concord. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for dental hygienists.
As a dental hygienist in Concord, you can expect to make an average salary of $70,490 per year. This is lower than the average salary for dental hygienists in the state.
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