Clarendon has a general population of 1,974 and an overall student population of 1,427. Approximately 1,427 of Clarendon's students are enrolled in schools that offer nursing programs.
Of the 1 nursing schools in Clarendon, the largest nursing school, by student population, is Clarendon College. Approximately 38 students graduated in 2010 from Clarendon College with credentials in nursing.
In 2010, 45 students graduated with a nursing certificate from one of Clarendon's nursing schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $9,547 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Clarendon nursing schools was an average of $10,003 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,000 for nursing related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Clarendon-based nursing schools, you will have an added expense of $3,544 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $8,937.
If you decide to work as a nurse in Clarendon, your job prospects are good. There were 166,240 nurses working in Texas and 3,840 working in the greater Clarendon area in 2010. Clarendon's nurse workforce is projected to increase by 32% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for nurses.
As a nurse in Clarendon, 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.