College Station has a total population of 67,890 and a student population of 50,530. Of these students, 1,828 are enrolled in schools that offer nursing programs.
The largest nursing school in College Station, by student population, is Texas A&M Health Science Center. In 2010, approximately 39 students graduated from the Nursing program at Texas A&M Health Science Center.
A reported 39 students graduated with credentials in nursing in College Station in 2010.
After graduating with your credentials in nursing, if you decide to work as a nurse in College Station, your job prospects are good. There were 166,240 nurses working in Texas and 1,180 working in the greater College Station area in 2010. The government projects that the number of nurses in College Station will increase by 32% 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 College Station is $59,530 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for nurses.