Lynnwood has a general population of 33,847 and an overall student population of 9,658. Approximately 9,658 of Lynnwood's students are enrolled in schools that offer BSN programs.
Edmonds Community College is the largest BSN school in Lynnwood, based on student population. In 2010, Edmonds Community College graduated approximately 15 students with credentials in BSN.
In 2010, 15 students graduated with a BSN degree from one of Lynnwood's BSN schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $12,440 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Lynnwood BSN schools was an average of $17,660 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $972 for BSN related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Lynnwood-based BSN schools, you will have an added expense of $6,300 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $7,118.
If you decide to work as a nurse in Lynnwood, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 54,560 nurses in Washington State, 22,920 were working in the greater Lynnwood area. The government projects that the number of nurses in Lynnwood will increase by 30% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for nurses.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a nurse in Lynnwood is $77,650 per year, which is higher than the average for nurses state-wide.