Annandale has a total population of 54,994 and a student population of 47,195. Of these students, 46,619 are enrolled in schools that offer nursing programs.
The largest nursing school in Annandale, by student population, is Northern Virginia Community College. In 2010, Northern Virginia Community College graduated approximately 157 students from its nursing program.
A reported 157 students graduated with credentials in nursing in Annandale in 2010. In 2009 tuition at nursing schools in Annandale was $2,523 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,200 for nursing related books and supplies each year.
After graduating with your credentials in nursing, if you decide to work as a nurse in Annandale, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 60,590 nurses in Virginia. Of these nurses, 30,100 were working in the greater Annandale area. Annandale's nurse workforce is projected to increase by 23% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for nurses.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a nurse in Annandale is $73,550 per year, which is higher than the average for nurses state-wide.