With an overall population of 68,381 and a student population of 221, approximately 134 of Mount Vernon students attend one of Mount Vernon's schools that offer nursing programs.
The largest nursing school in Mount Vernon, by student population, is Dorothea Hopfer School of Nursing-Mt Vernon Hospital. Approximately 62 students graduated in 2010 from Dorothea Hopfer School of Nursing-Mt Vernon Hospital with credentials in nursing.
In 2010, 62 students graduated with a nursing degree from one of Mount Vernon's nursing schools. In 2009 tuition at nursing schools in Mount Vernon was $8,220 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,200 for nursing related books and supplies every year.
If you decide to work as a nurse in Mount Vernon, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 162,860 nurses in New York. Of these nurses, 96,270 were working in the greater Mount Vernon area. The number of nurses in Mount Vernon is expected to increase by 13% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for nurses.
As a nurse in Mount Vernon, 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.
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