If you decide that you want to get a RN to BSN degree, then you might want to consider attending one of the 2 RN to BSN schools in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania. With an overall population of 71,329 and a student population of 20,642, approximately 13,253 of Bethlehem students attend one of Bethlehem's schools that offer RN to BSN programs.
Bethlehem's largest RN to BSN school is Northampton County Area Community College. In 2010, Northampton County Area Community College graduated approximately 95 students with credentials in RN to BSN.
A total of 129 students graduated with credentials in RN to BSN from RN to BSN schools in Bethlehem in 2010. If you decide to attend one of Bethlehem's RN to BSN schools, you can expect to pay an average of $30,632 per year in instate tuition and $32,312 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,125 for RN to BSN related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Bethlehem-based RN to BSN schools, you will have an added expense of $7,795 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $23,814.
If you decide to work as a nurse in Bethlehem, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 16 nurses in Pennsylvania were working in the greater Bethlehem area. Bethlehem's nurse workforce is projected to increase by 16% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for nurses.
As a nurse in Bethlehem, you can expect to make an average salary of $64,730 per year. This is higher than the average salary for nurses in the state.
3835 Green Pond Rd, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania 18020-7599
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1200 Main St, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania 18018-6650