Sheridan has a total population of 15,804 and a student population of 3,899. Of these students, 3,899 are enrolled in schools that offer nursing programs.
Of the 1 nursing schools in Sheridan, the largest nursing school, by student population, is Sheridan College. In 2010, Sheridan College graduated approximately 47 students with credentials in nursing.
A reported 87 students graduated with credentials in nursing in Sheridan in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at Sheridan's nursing schools was $10,770 per year for instate students and $14,034 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $900 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a nursing program in Sheridan. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $4,600 per year, on average, for room and board at Sheridan-based nursing schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $6,170.
If you decide to work as a nurse in Sheridan, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 4,840 nurses in Wyoming, 690 were working in the greater Sheridan area. Sheridan's nurse workforce is projected to increase by 28% 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 Sheridan is $56,440 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for nurses.