Conway has a total population of 43,167 and a student population of 13,986. Of these students, 11,781 are enrolled in schools that offer BSN programs.
Of the 1 BSN schools in Conway, the largest BSN school, by student population, is University of Central Arkansas. Approximately 111 students graduated in 2010 from University of Central Arkansas with credentials in BSN.
In 2010, 111 students graduated with a BSN degree from one of Conway's BSN schools. Tuition in 2009 at Conway's BSN schools was $18,038 per year for instate students and $23,243 per year for out of state students.
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 Conway. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $4,880 per year, on average, for room and board at Conway-based BSN schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you plan on staying in Conway after graduating from BSN school, you should know that job prospects for nurses in Conway, which is the most popular BSN profession, are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 4 nurses in Arkansas were working in the greater Conway area. The number of nurses in Conway is expected to increase by 27% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for nurses.
As a nurse in Conway, you can expect to make an average salary of $57,150 per year. This is higher than the average salary for nurses in the state.