Reno, Nevada has 2 BSN schools for you to consider if you are interested in pursuing a degree in BSN. Reno has a general population of 180,480 and an overall student population of 30,362. Approximately 29,817 of Reno's students are enrolled in schools that offer BSN programs.
The largest BSN school in Reno, by student population, is University of Nevada-Reno. In 2010, approximately 111 students graduated from the BSN program at University of Nevada-Reno.
A reported 164 students graduated with credentials in BSN in Reno in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $20,345 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Reno BSN schools was an average of $32,685 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,200 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a BSN program in Reno. And if you live on campus at one of the Reno-based BSN schools, you will have an added expense of $9,245 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $8,416.
If you decide to work as a nurse in Reno, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 16,900 nurses in Nevada, 3,180 were working in the greater Reno area. The government projects that the number of nurses in Reno will increase by 19% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for nurses.
As a nurse in Reno, you can expect to make an average salary of $74,220 per year. This is higher than the average salary for nurses in the state.
Reno, Nevada 89557
7000 Dandini Blvd, Reno, Nevada 89512-3999
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