Warwick has a general population of 85,808 and an overall student population of 21,216. Approximately 17,760 of Warwick's students are enrolled in schools that offer dental hygienist programs.
The largest dental hygienist school in Warwick, by student population, is Community College of Rhode Island. In 2010, Community College of Rhode Island graduated approximately 28 students from its dental hygiene program.
In 2010, 28 students graduated with a dental hygiene degree in Warwick. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $3,376 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $900 for dental hygiene related books and supplies each year.
Many dental hygiene graduates choose to work as dental hygienists after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Warwick, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 0 dental hygienists in Rhode Island were working in the greater Warwick area. The government projects that the number of dental hygienists in Warwick will increase by 20% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for dental hygienists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a dental hygienist in Warwick is $69,020 per year, which is the same as the average for dental hygienists state-wide.
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