Dickinson has a general population of 16,010 and an overall student population of 2,767. Approximately 2,767 of Dickinson's students are enrolled in schools that offer BSN programs.
The largest BSN school in Dickinson, by student population, is Dickinson State University. In 2010, Dickinson State University graduated approximately 22 students from its BSN program.
A reported 22 students graduated with credentials in BSN in Dickinson in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $13,943 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Dickinson BSN schools was an average of $20,889 per year in 2009.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,000 for BSN related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $4,494 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
After graduating with your credentials in BSN, if you decide to work as a nurse in Dickinson, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 6,360 nurses in North Dakota. Of these nurses, 610 were working in the greater Dickinson area. The number of nurses in Dickinson is expected to increase by 21% by the year 2018. This projected change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for nurses.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a nurse in Dickinson is $54,070 per year, which is higher than the average for nurses state-wide.