With an overall population of 10,622 and a student population of 9,673, approximately 9,673 of Dobbs Ferry students attend one of Dobbs Ferry's schools that offer nursing programs.
Of the 1 nursing schools in Dobbs Ferry, the largest nursing school, by student population, is Mercy College. In 2010, approximately 42 students graduated from the Nursing program at Mercy College.
In 2010, 84 students graduated with a nursing degree in Dobbs Ferry. If you decide to attend a nursing school in Dobbs Ferry, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $16,490.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,320 for nursing related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $10,812 per year, on average, for room and board at Dobbs Ferry-based nursing schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $20,710.
Many nursing graduates choose to work as nurses after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Dobbs Ferry, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 1 nurses in New York were working in the greater Dobbs Ferry area. Dobbs Ferry's nurse workforce is projected to increase by 13% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for nurses.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a nurse in Dobbs Ferry is $80,980 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for nurses.