With an overall population of 34,660 and a student population of 4,377, approximately 4,290 of Longview students attend one of Longview's schools that offer RN to BSN programs.
Of the 1 RN to BSN schools in Longview, the largest RN to BSN school, by student population, is Lower Columbia College. In 2010, Lower Columbia College graduated approximately 61 students with credentials in RN to BSN.
In 2010, 61 students graduated with a RN to BSN degree from one of Longview's RN to BSN schools. In 2009 tuition at RN to BSN schools in Longview was $3,132 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,185 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a RN to BSN program in Longview.
If you plan on staying in Longview after graduating from RN to BSN school, you should know that job prospects for nurses in Longview, which is the most popular RN to BSN profession, are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 61 nurses in Washington State were working in the greater Longview area. Longview's nurse workforce is projected to increase by 30% 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 Longview is $73,680 per year, which is higher than the average for nurses state-wide.