With an overall population of 5,067 and a student population of 10,634, approximately 10,634 of Kutztown students attend one of Kutztown's schools that offer RN to BSN programs.
Kutztown University of Pennsylvania is the largest RN to BSN school in Kutztown, based on student population. Approximately 26 students graduated in 2010 from Kutztown University of Pennsylvania with credentials in RN to BSN.
In 2010, 26 students graduated with a RN to BSN degree in Kutztown. If you decide to attend one of Kutztown's RN to BSN schools, you can expect to pay an average of $18,795 per year in instate tuition and $27,231 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,100 for RN to BSN related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,698 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $11,097.
Many RN to BSN graduates choose to work as nurses after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Kutztown, your job prospects are good. There were 135,400 nurses working in Pennsylvania and 3,170 working in the greater Kutztown area in 2010. The government projects that the number of nurses in Kutztown will increase by 16% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for nurses.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a nurse in Kutztown is $62,000 per year, which is higher than the average for nurses state-wide.