Rock Hill has a total population of 49,765 and a student population of 12,573. Of these students, 6,034 are enrolled in schools that offer nursing programs.
Rock Hill's largest nursing school is York Technical College. Approximately 41 students graduated in 2010 from York Technical College with credentials in nursing.
A reported 77 students graduated with credentials in nursing in Rock Hill in 2010. If you decide to attend a nursing school in Rock Hill, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $3,352.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,082 for nursing related books and supplies every year.
Many nursing graduates choose to work as nurses after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Rock Hill, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 38,400 nurses in South Carolina. Of these nurses, 17,940 were working in the greater Rock Hill area. Rock Hill's nurse workforce is projected to increase by 25% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for nurses.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a nurse in Rock Hill is $58,370 per year, which is higher than the average for nurses state-wide.