Rochester has a total population of 10,467 and a student population of 19,810. Of these students, 18,918 are enrolled in schools that offer BSN programs.
Oakland University is the largest BSN school in Rochester, based on student population. In 2010, Oakland University graduated approximately 330 students with credentials in BSN.
A reported 330 students graduated with credentials in BSN in Rochester in 2010. If you decide to attend one of Rochester's BSN schools, you can expect to pay an average of $19,262 per year in instate tuition and $30,977 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,107 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a BSN program in Rochester. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,350 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $11,390.
If you plan on staying in Rochester after graduating from BSN school, you should know that job prospects for nurses in Rochester, which is the most popular BSN profession, are good. There were 87,250 nurses working in Michigan and 19,430 working in the greater Rochester area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of nurses is expected to increase by 20% in Rochester. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for nurses.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a nurse in Rochester is $67,150 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for nurses.