With an overall population of 25,754 and a student population of 8,145, approximately 8,145 of Oregon City students attend one of Oregon City's schools that offer nursing programs.
Of the 1 nursing schools in Oregon City, the largest nursing school, by student population, is Clackamas Community College. In 2010, Clackamas Community College graduated approximately 56 students from its nursing program.
A reported 56 students graduated with credentials in nursing in Oregon City in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $3,690 per year in tuition costs.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,200 for nursing related books and supplies every year.
If you decide to work as a nurse in Oregon City, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 30,660 nurses in Oregon, 19,610 were working in the greater Oregon City area. The number of nurses in Oregon City is expected to increase by 22% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for nurses.
As a nurse in Oregon City, you can expect to make an average salary of $78,430 per year. This is higher than the average salary for nurses in the state.