Raymond has a total population of 1,664 and a student population of 11,752. Of these students, 11,752 are enrolled in schools that offer RN to BSN programs.
Raymond's largest RN to BSN school is Hinds Community College. In 2010, approximately 173 students graduated from the RN to BSN program at Hinds Community College.
A reported 173 students graduated with credentials in RN to BSN in Raymond in 2010. If you decide to attend one of Raymond's RN to BSN schools, you can expect to pay an average of $9,428 per year in instate tuition and $11,634 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,040 for RN to BSN related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Raymond-based RN to BSN schools, you will have an added expense of $3,540 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $6,269.
Many RN to BSN graduates choose to work as nurses after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Raymond, your job prospects are good. There were 30,530 nurses working in Mississippi and 8,000 working in the greater Raymond area in 2010. The number of nurses in Raymond is expected to 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 Raymond is $58,680 per year, which is higher than the average for nurses state-wide.