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Nursing Schools in Toms River, New Jersey

Nursing Schools in Toms River, NJ

If you are interested in pursuing nursing, you may want to consider attending one of the 2 nursing schools in Toms River, New Jersey. With an overall population of 86,327 and a student population of 11,335, approximately 10,849 of Toms River students attend one of Toms River's schools that offer nursing programs.

The largest nursing school in Toms River, by student population, is Ocean County College. Approximately 151 students graduated in 2010 from Ocean County College with credentials in nursing.

A reported 282 students graduated with credentials in nursing in Toms River in 2010. In 2009 tuition at nursing schools in Toms River was $3,098 per year, on average.

In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,000 for nursing related books and supplies each year.

Nursing Salaries and Career Outlook in Toms River

Many nursing graduates choose to work as nurses after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Toms River, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 79,500 nurses in New Jersey, 18,490 were working in the greater Toms River area. The government projects that the number of nurses in Toms River will increase by 12% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for nurses.

As a nurse in Toms River, you can expect to make an average salary of $75,250 per year. This is higher than the average salary for nurses in the state.

This Page is Useful for Those Seeking the Following:

  • Nursing Degree in Toms River
  • Associates Degree in Nursing
  • Bachelors Degree in Nursing
  • Nursing Classes
  • Nursing Courses
  • Nursing Training

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  1. 1Ocean County CollegeOcean County College

    College Drive, Toms River, New Jersey 08754-2001

    Awards Offered:
    Less than 1 year certificate
    1-2 years certificate
    Associate's degree

  2. 2Ocean County Vocational-Technical School

    137 Bey Lea Rd, Toms River, New Jersey 08753-2703

    Awards Offered:
    1-2 years certificate