With an overall population of 85,808 and a student population of 21,216, approximately 17,760 of Warwick students attend one of Warwick's schools that offer nursing programs.
Community College of Rhode Island is the largest nursing school in Warwick, based on student population. In 2010, Community College of Rhode Island graduated approximately 213 students with credentials in nursing.
In 2010, 257 students graduated with a nursing 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, you should plan on spending an average of $900 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a nursing program in Warwick.
After graduating with your credentials in nursing, if you decide to work as a nurse in Warwick, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 12,450 nurses in Rhode Island. Of these nurses, 14,550 were working in the greater Warwick area. The government projects that the number of nurses in Warwick will increase by 18% 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 Warwick is $69,220 per year. This is the same as the state-wide average salary for nurses.