Newburgh has a general population of 28,259 and an overall student population of 2,717. Approximately 2,717 of Newburgh's students are enrolled in schools that offer nursing programs.
Mount Saint Mary College is the largest nursing school in Newburgh, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 67 students graduated from the Nursing program at Mount Saint Mary College.
A reported 82 students graduated with credentials in nursing in Newburgh in 2010. If you decide to attend a nursing school in Newburgh, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $21,930.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,100 for nursing related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $11,584 per year, on average, for room and board at Newburgh-based nursing schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $25,130.
If you decide to work as a nurse in Newburgh, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 162,860 nurses in New York. Of these nurses, 4,950 were working in the greater Newburgh area. The number of nurses in Newburgh is expected to increase by 13% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for nurses.
As a nurse in Newburgh, you can expect to make an average salary of $72,290 per year. This is higher than the average salary for nurses in the state.