With an overall population of 24,568 and a student population of 4,094, approximately 4,094 of Rockville Centre students attend one of Rockville Centre's schools that offer nursing programs.
Rockville Centre's largest nursing school is Molloy College. In 2010, Molloy College graduated approximately 297 students with credentials in nursing.
A reported 379 students graduated with credentials in nursing in Rockville Centre in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $20,780 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,000 for nursing related books and supplies each year.
Many nursing graduates choose to work as nurses after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Rockville Centre, your job prospects are good. There were 162,860 nurses working in New York and 26,180 working in the greater Rockville Centre area in 2010. The government projects that the number of nurses in Rockville Centre will increase by 13% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for nurses.
As a nurse in Rockville Centre, 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.