Greenvale has a total population of 2,231 and a student population of 11,749. Of these students, 11,749 are enrolled in schools that offer nursing programs.
Long Island University-C W Post Campus is the largest nursing school in Greenvale, based on student population. In 2010, Long Island University-C W Post Campus graduated approximately 37 students from its nursing program.
A reported 37 students graduated with credentials in nursing in Greenvale in 2010. In 2009 tuition at nursing schools in Greenvale was $28,708 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $800 for nursing related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Greenvale-based nursing schools, you will have an added expense of $10,940 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $33,808.
If you plan on staying in Greenvale after graduating from nursing school, you should know that job prospects for nurses in Greenvale, which is the most popular nursing profession, are good. In 2010, of the 162,860 nurses in New York, 26,180 were working in the greater Greenvale area. The government projects that the number of nurses in Greenvale will increase by 13% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for nurses.
As a nurse in Greenvale, you can expect to make an average salary of $78,230 per year. This is higher than the average salary for nurses in the state.