Paramus has a total population of 25,737 and a student population of 17,766. Of these students, 16,469 are enrolled in schools that offer nursing programs.
The largest nursing school in Paramus, by student population, is Bergen Community College. In 2010, Bergen Community College graduated approximately 104 students from its nursing program.
A reported 104 students graduated with credentials in nursing in Paramus in 2010. If you decide to attend a nursing school in Paramus, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $3,518.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,200 for nursing related books and supplies each year.
If you decide to work as a nurse in Paramus, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 2 nurses in New Jersey were working in the greater Paramus area. The number of nurses in Paramus is expected to increase by 12% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for nurses.
As a nurse in Paramus, 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.