Wilkes-Barre is located in Luzerne county and has a population of 43,123.
Nurse Practitioner schools in Wilkes-Barre charged students an average tuition of $25,167.00 if they were Pennsylvania residents, and $25,167.00 if they were non-residents, during the 2009 - 2010 school year.
The average cost of books and supplies for nurse practitioner schools in Wilkes-Barre is $1,160.00. The average cost for room and board for students living on campus at nurse practitioner schools in Wilkes-Barre was $10,469.00. The average cost for students living at home was $3,980.00 for the 2009 - 2010 school year. There are two nurse practitioner colleges in Wilkes-Barre from which students can pick the one that best suits their needs. Nurse Practitioner programs in Wilkes-Barre reportedly graduated 164 students in the 2008 - 2009 school year.
|Profession||Average Salary||Number Employed in City|
|Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses||$39,340.00||2,350|
|Nursing Aides, Orderlies, and Attendants||$25,790.00||4,430|