With an overall population of 78,672 and a student population of 1,363, approximately 624 of Clifton students attend one of Clifton's schools that offer nursing programs.
Of the 1 nursing schools in Clifton, the largest nursing school, by student population, is Dover Business College. In 2010, Dover Business College graduated approximately 88 students with credentials in nursing.
In 2010, 144 students graduated with a nursing certificate from one of Clifton's nursing schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $17,115 per year in tuition costs.
Many nursing graduates choose to work as nurses after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Clifton, your job prospects are good. There were 79,500 nurses working in New Jersey and 96,270 working in the greater Clifton area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of nurses is expected to increase by 12% in Clifton. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for nurses.
As a nurse in Clifton, you can expect to make an average salary of $80,980 per year. This is higher than the average salary for nurses in the state.