Tonkawa has a general population of 3,299 and an overall student population of 5,228. Approximately 5,228 of Tonkawa's students are enrolled in schools that offer BSN programs.
Tonkawa's largest BSN school is Northern Oklahoma College. In 2010, Northern Oklahoma College graduated approximately 82 students from its BSN program.
In 2010, 82 students graduated with a BSN degree in Tonkawa. If you decide to attend one of Tonkawa's BSN schools, you can expect to pay an average of $9,713 per year in instate tuition and $13,223 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $900 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a BSN program in Tonkawa. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $4,010 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $6,903.
Many BSN graduates choose to work as nurses after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Tonkawa, your job prospects are good. There were 27,920 nurses working in Oklahoma and 1,690 working in the greater Tonkawa area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of nurses is expected to increase by 27% in Tonkawa. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for nurses.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a nurse in Tonkawa is $51,140 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for nurses.