With an overall population of 23,320 and a student population of 3,557, approximately 3,557 of Statesville students attend one of Statesville's schools that offer nursing programs.
Statesville's largest nursing school is Mitchell Community College. In 2010, Mitchell Community College graduated approximately 40 students from its nursing program.
A total of 40 students graduated with credentials in nursing from nursing schools in Statesville in 2010. If you decide to attend a nursing school in Statesville, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $1,670.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,100 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 Statesville, your job prospects are good. There were 84,300 nurses working in North Carolina and 4,870 working in the greater Statesville area in 2010. The number of nurses in Statesville is expected to increase by 27% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for nurses.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a nurse in Statesville is $56,780 per year, which is lower than the average for nurses state-wide.