Douglas has a general population of 14,312 and an overall student population of 4,739. Approximately 4,739 of Douglas's students are enrolled in schools that offer BSN programs.
Douglas's largest BSN school is Cochise College. In 2010, approximately 48 students graduated from the BSN program at Cochise College.
A total of 48 students graduated with credentials in BSN from BSN schools in Douglas in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $9,543 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Douglas BSN schools was an average of $14,870 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,000 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a BSN program in Douglas. And if you live on campus at one of the Douglas-based BSN schools, you will have an added expense of $4,530 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $5,648.
If you decide to work as a nurse in Douglas, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 61 nurses in Arizona were working in the greater Douglas area. By the year 2018, the number of nurses is expected to increase by 23% in Douglas. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for nurses.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a nurse in Douglas is $64,210 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for nurses.