If you are interested in pursuing BSN, you may want to consider attending one of the 2 BSN schools in Binghamton, New York. Binghamton has a total population of 47,380 and a student population of 21,906. Of these students, 21,586 are enrolled in schools that offer BSN programs.
SUNY at Binghamton is the largest BSN school in Binghamton, based on student population. In 2010, SUNY at Binghamton graduated approximately 254 students from its BSN program.
In 2010, 321 students graduated with a BSN degree from one of Binghamton's BSN schools. Tuition in 2009 at Binghamton's BSN schools was $19,175 per year for instate students and $27,075 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,100 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a BSN program in Binghamton. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $10,614 per year, on average, for room and board at Binghamton-based BSN schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $7,775.
After graduating with your credentials in BSN, if you decide to work as a nurse in Binghamton, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 162,860 nurses in New York, 2,400 were working in the greater Binghamton area. By the year 2018, the number of nurses is expected to increase by 13% in Binghamton. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for nurses.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a nurse in Binghamton is $53,130 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for nurses.