Mahwah's largest nursing school is Ramapo College of New Jersey. In 2010, Ramapo College of New Jersey graduated approximately 110 students from its nursing program.
In 2010, 110 students graduated with a nursing degree from one of Mahwah's nursing schools. If you decide to attend one of Mahwah's nursing schools, you can expect to pay an average of $25,637 per year in instate tuition and $33,320 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,200 for nursing related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Mahwah-based nursing schools, you will have an added expense of $10,949 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $16,888.
Many nursing graduates choose to work as nurses after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Mahwah, your job prospects are good. There were 79,500 nurses working in New Jersey and 96,270 working in the greater Mahwah area in 2010. The government projects that the number of nurses in Mahwah will increase by 12% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for nurses.
As a nurse in Mahwah, 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.