With an overall population of 21,861 and a student population of 24,822, approximately 24,822 of Selden students attend one of Selden's schools that offer nursing programs.
Suffolk County Community College is the largest nursing school in Selden, based on student population. Approximately 306 students graduated in 2010 from Suffolk County Community College with credentials in nursing.
In 2010, 339 students graduated with a nursing degree in Selden. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $4,256 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,200 for nursing related books and supplies each year.
If you plan on staying in Selden after graduating from nursing school, you should know that job prospects for nurses in Selden, which is the most popular nursing profession, are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 3 nurses in New York were working in the greater Selden area. The government projects that the number of nurses in Selden will 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 Selden is $78,230 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for nurses.