Nacogdoches has a general population of 29,914 and an overall student population of 12,845. Approximately 12,845 of Nacogdoches's students are enrolled in schools that offer nursing programs.
Nacogdoches's largest nursing school is Stephen F Austin State University. In 2010, Stephen F Austin State University graduated approximately 108 students with credentials in nursing.
A total of 108 students graduated with credentials in nursing from nursing schools in Nacogdoches in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $19,565 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Nacogdoches nursing schools was an average of $27,875 per year in 2009.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,072 for nursing related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,377 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you decide to work as a nurse in Nacogdoches, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 99,320 nurses in Texas. Of these nurses, 6,300 were working in the greater Nacogdoches area. The number of nurses in Nacogdoches is expected to increase by 27% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for nurses.
As a nurse in Nacogdoches, you can expect to make an average salary of $18,480 per year. This is lower than the average salary for nurses in the state.