With an overall population of 7,411 and a student population of 2,483, approximately 2,483 of Boaz students attend one of Boaz's schools that offer RN to BSN programs.
Of the 1 RN to BSN schools in Boaz, the largest RN to BSN school, by student population, is Snead State Community College. Approximately 34 students graduated in 2010 from Snead State Community College with credentials in RN to BSN.
In 2010, 34 students graduated with a RN to BSN degree from one of Boaz's RN to BSN schools. If you decide to attend one of Boaz's RN to BSN schools, you can expect to pay an average of $9,970 per year in instate tuition and $12,100 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,500 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a RN to BSN program in Boaz. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $3,190 per year, on average, for room and board at Boaz-based RN to BSN schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $7,020.
If you plan on staying in Boaz after graduating from RN to BSN school, you should know that job prospects for nurses in Boaz, which is the most popular RN to BSN profession, are good. There were 42,570 nurses working in Alabama and 980 working in the greater Boaz area in 2010. The number of nurses in Boaz is expected to increase by 18% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for nurses.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a nurse in Boaz is $54,810 per year, which is higher than the average for nurses state-wide.