With an overall population of 14,921 and a student population of 10,424, approximately 10,424 of Stephenville students attend one of Stephenville's schools that offer BSN programs.
Of the 1 BSN schools in Stephenville, the largest BSN school, by student population, is Tarleton State University. In 2010, Tarleton State University graduated approximately 54 students from its BSN program.
A total of 54 students graduated with credentials in BSN from BSN schools in Stephenville in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at Stephenville's BSN schools was $16,055 per year for instate students and $22,703 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,174 for BSN related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,591 per year, on average, for room and board at Stephenville-based BSN schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
After graduating with your credentials in BSN, if you decide to work as a nurse in Stephenville, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 166,240 nurses in Texas, 1,010 were working in the greater Stephenville area. Stephenville's nurse workforce is projected to increase by 32% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for nurses.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a nurse in Stephenville is $66,020 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for nurses.