Hickory is located in Catawba county and has a population of 37,222.
The average in-state tuition for full time undergraduate students in nursing schools in Hickory during the 2009 - 2010 school year was $12,943.00. The average tuition was $16,004.00 for non-residents studying in North Carolina.
The average cost of books and supplies for nursing schools in Hickory is $1,155.00. Students living on campus at nursing schools in Hickory paid an average of $8,540.00 for room and board during the 2009 - 2010 school year. Students living at home incurred costs of $3,272.00. Students have a choice of two nursing colleges in Hickory to attend. In the 2008 - 2009 school year, reportedly 91 students completed nursing programs in Hickory.
|Profession||Average Salary||Number Employed in City|
|Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses||$40,730.00||680|