Waxahachie has a general population of 21,426 and an overall student population of 2,018. Approximately 2,018 of Waxahachie's students are enrolled in schools that offer nursing programs.
Southwestern Assemblies of God University is the largest nursing school in Waxahachie, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 1 students graduated from the Nursing program at Southwestern Assemblies of God University.
In 2010, 1 students graduated with a nursing degree from one of Waxahachie's nursing schools. In 2009 tuition at nursing schools in Waxahachie was $13,780 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,204 for nursing related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $5,280 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $17,284.
If you decide to work as a nurse in Waxahachie, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 166,240 nurses in Texas, 33,060 were working in the greater Waxahachie area. The number of nurses in Waxahachie is expected 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 Waxahachie is $66,950 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for nurses.