If you are interested in pursuing RN to BSN, you may want to consider attending one of the 2 RN to BSN schools in Binghamton, New York. With an overall population of 47,380 and a student population of 21,906, approximately 21,586 of Binghamton students attend one of Binghamton's schools that offer RN to BSN programs.
The largest RN to BSN school in Binghamton, by student population, is SUNY at Binghamton. In 2010, SUNY at Binghamton graduated approximately 254 students from its RN to BSN program.
In 2010, 321 students graduated with a RN to BSN degree in Binghamton. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $19,175 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Binghamton RN to BSN schools was an average of $27,075 per year in 2009.
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 RN to 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. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $7,775.
Many RN to BSN graduates choose to work as nurses after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain 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 projected 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.