Saratoga Springs, New York has 2 nursing schools for you to consider if you are interested in pursuing a certificate in nursing. With an overall population of 26,186 and a student population of 17,195, approximately 14,468 of Saratoga Springs students attend one of Saratoga Springs's schools that offer nursing programs.
Saratoga Springs's largest nursing school is Washington Saratoga Warren Hamilton Essex BOCES-Practical Nursing. In 2010, Washington Saratoga Warren Hamilton Essex BOCES-Practical Nursing graduated approximately 94 students with credentials in nursing.
A reported 95 students graduated with credentials in nursing in Saratoga Springs in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $5,195 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,502 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a nursing program in Saratoga Springs.
After graduating with your credentials in nursing, if you decide to work as a nurse in Saratoga Springs, your job prospects are good. There were 162,860 nurses working in New York and 9,500 working in the greater Saratoga Springs area in 2010. Saratoga Springs'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 Saratoga Springs is $60,110 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for nurses.
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