McKinney has a total population of 54,369 and a student population of 24,872. Of these students, 24,872 are enrolled in schools that offer nursing programs.
Of the 1 nursing schools in McKinney, the largest nursing school, by student population, is Collin County Community College District. In 2010, approximately 95 students graduated from the Nursing program at Collin County Community College District.
A total of 95 students graduated with credentials in nursing from nursing schools in McKinney in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $1,069 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,300 for nursing related books and supplies each year.
After graduating with your credentials in nursing, if you decide to work as a nurse in McKinney, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 166,240 nurses in Texas, 33,060 were working in the greater McKinney area. The government projects that the number of nurses in McKinney will 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 McKinney is $66,950 per year, which is higher than the average for nurses state-wide.