With an overall population of 9,146 and a student population of 3,564, approximately 3,479 of Monticello students attend one of Monticello's schools that offer BSN programs.
The largest BSN school in Monticello, by student population, is University of Arkansas at Monticello. In 2010, University of Arkansas at Monticello graduated approximately 38 students from its BSN program.
A total of 38 students graduated with credentials in BSN from BSN schools in Monticello in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $13,230 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Monticello BSN schools was an average of $17,490 per year in 2009.
You should also anticipate spending about $800 for BSN related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $4,080 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $10,230.
Many BSN graduates choose to work as nurses after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Monticello, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 23,510 nurses in Arkansas. Of these nurses, 1,730 were working in the greater Monticello area. Monticello's nurse workforce is projected to increase by 27% 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 Monticello is $50,520 per year, which is lower than the average for nurses state-wide.