Burns Flat has a general population of 1,782 and an overall student population of 586. Approximately 586 of Burns Flat's students are enrolled in schools that offer nursing programs.
Western Technology Center is the largest nursing school in Burns Flat, based on student population. In 2010, Western Technology Center graduated approximately 15 students with credentials in nursing.
In 2010, 15 students graduated with a nursing certificate from one of Burns Flat's nursing schools.
If you plan on staying in Burns Flat after graduating from nursing school, you should know that job prospects for nurses in Burns Flat, which is the most popular nursing profession, are average. In 2010, of the 19,000 nurses in Oklahoma, 1,040 were working in the greater Burns Flat area. The government projects that the number of nurses in Burns Flat will increase by 9% 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 Burns Flat is $18,670 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for nurses.