Kerrville has a general population of 20,425 and an overall student population of 1,128. Approximately 1,049 of Kerrville's students are enrolled in schools that offer nursing programs.
Schreiner University is the largest nursing school in Kerrville, based on student population. In 2010, Schreiner University graduated approximately 0 students from its nursing program.
In 2009 tuition at nursing schools in Kerrville was $18,731 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,200 for nursing related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $8,376 per year, on average, for room and board at Kerrville-based nursing schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $22,431.
If you plan on staying in Kerrville after graduating from nursing school, you should know that job prospects for nurses in Kerrville, which is the most popular nursing profession, are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 86 nurses in Texas were working in the greater Kerrville area. Kerrville'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.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a nurse in Kerrville is $58,150 per year, which is lower than the average for nurses state-wide.