Moorhead has a total population of 2,573 and a student population of 3,302. Of these students, 3,302 are enrolled in schools that offer BSN programs.
Moorhead's largest BSN school is Mississippi Delta Community College. In 2010, Mississippi Delta Community College graduated approximately 58 students with credentials in BSN.
In 2010, 58 students graduated with a BSN degree in Moorhead. If you decide to attend one of Moorhead's BSN schools, you can expect to pay an average of $7,560 per year in instate tuition and $9,168 per year in out of state tuition.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,200 for BSN related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $2,470 per year, on average, for room and board at Moorhead-based BSN schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $5,090.
Many BSN graduates choose to work as nurses after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Moorhead, your job prospects are good. There were 30,530 nurses working in Mississippi and 2,180 working in the greater Moorhead area in 2010. The government projects that the number of nurses in Moorhead will increase by 23% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for nurses.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a nurse in Moorhead is $53,680 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for nurses.