With an overall population of 41,521 and a student population of 3,916, approximately 3,916 of Texas City students attend one of Texas City's schools that offer nursing programs.
Texas City's largest nursing school is College of the Mainland. In 2010, College of the Mainland graduated approximately 43 students with credentials in nursing.
A total of 54 students graduated with credentials in nursing from nursing schools in Texas City in 2010. If you decide to attend a nursing school in Texas City, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $959.
You should also anticipate spending about $833 for nursing related books and supplies every year.
If you plan on staying in Texas City after graduating from nursing school, you should know that job prospects for nurses in Texas City, which is the most popular nursing profession, are good. In 2010, there were 166,240 nurses in Texas. Of these nurses, 42,220 were working in the greater Texas City area. By the year 2018, the number of nurses is expected to increase by 32% in Texas City. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for nurses.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a nurse in Texas City is $70,300 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for nurses.