Shell Lake has a general population of 1,309 and an overall student population of 4,118. Approximately 4,118 of Shell Lake's students are enrolled in schools that offer nursing programs.
The largest nursing school in Shell Lake, by student population, is Wisconsin Indianhead Technical College. In 2010, approximately 694 students graduated from the Nursing program at Wisconsin Indianhead Technical College.
In 2010, 886 students graduated with a nursing certificate in Shell Lake. If you decide to attend a nursing school in Shell Lake, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $3,233.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,266 for nursing related books and supplies every year.
After graduating with your credentials in nursing, if you decide to work as a nurse in Shell Lake, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 13 nurses in Wisconsin were working in the greater Shell Lake area. The government projects that the number of nurses in Shell Lake will increase by 19% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for nurses.
As a nurse in Shell Lake, you can expect to make an average salary of $61,600 per year. This is higher than the average salary for nurses in the state.