With an overall population of 14,302 and a student population of 1,239, approximately 1,239 of Borger students attend one of Borger's schools that offer nursing programs.
Borger's largest nursing school is Frank Phillips College. Approximately 18 students graduated in 2010 from Frank Phillips College with credentials in nursing.
In 2010, 18 students graduated with a nursing certificate from one of Borger's nursing schools. If you decide to attend one of Borger's nursing schools, you can expect to pay an average of $10,272 per year in instate tuition and $10,482 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $800 for nursing related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Borger-based nursing schools, you will have an added expense of $3,750 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $6,852.
If you decide to work as a nurse in Borger, your job prospects are good. There were 166,240 nurses working in Texas and 3,840 working in the greater Borger area in 2010. The number of nurses in Borger is expected to increase by 32% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for nurses.
As a nurse in Borger, you can expect to make an average salary of $53,140 per year. This is lower than the average salary for nurses in the state.