Snyder has a total population of 10,783 and a student population of 2,473. Of these students, 2,473 are enrolled in schools that offer nursing programs.
Snyder's largest nursing school is Western Texas College. Approximately 16 students graduated in 2010 from Western Texas College with credentials in nursing.
In 2010, 20 students graduated with a nursing certificate from one of Snyder's nursing schools. If you decide to attend one of Snyder's nursing schools, you can expect to pay an average of $11,092 per year in instate tuition and $11,692 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,200 for nursing related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $4,900 per year, on average, for room and board at Snyder-based nursing schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $4,642.
After graduating with your credentials in nursing, if you decide to work as a nurse in Snyder, your job prospects are good. There were 166,240 nurses working in Texas and 3,840 working in the greater Snyder area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of nurses is expected to increase by 32% in Snyder. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for nurses.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a nurse in Snyder is $53,140 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for nurses.