With an overall population of 13,704 and a student population of 2,243, approximately 2,191 of Miami students attend one of Miami's schools that offer nursing programs.
Of the 1 nursing schools in Miami, the largest nursing school, by student population, is Northeastern Oklahoma A&M College. In 2010, Northeastern Oklahoma A&M College graduated approximately 71 students with credentials in nursing.
A total of 71 students graduated with credentials in nursing from nursing schools in Miami in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $9,449 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Miami nursing schools was an average of $13,259 per year in 2009.
You should also anticipate spending about $850 for nursing related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $3,858 per year, on average, for room and board at Miami-based nursing schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $6,156.
If you decide to work as a nurse in Miami, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 27,920 nurses in Oklahoma, 2,310 were working in the greater Miami area. The number of nurses in Miami is expected to increase by 27% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for nurses.
As a nurse in Miami, you can expect to make an average salary of $53,540 per year. This is higher than the average salary for nurses in the state.