Monticello has a general population of 9,146 and an overall student population of 3,564. Approximately 3,479 of Monticello's students are enrolled in schools that offer RN to BSN programs.
The largest RN to BSN school in Monticello, by student population, is University of Arkansas at Monticello. Approximately 38 students graduated in 2010 from University of Arkansas at Monticello with credentials in RN to BSN.
A reported 38 students graduated with credentials in RN to BSN in Monticello in 2010. If you decide to attend one of Monticello's RN to BSN schools, you can expect to pay an average of $13,230 per year in instate tuition and $17,490 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $800 for RN to BSN related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Monticello-based RN to BSN schools, you will have an added expense of $4,080 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $10,230.
Many RN to 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, of the 23,510 nurses in Arkansas, 1,730 were working in the greater Monticello area. The government projects that the number of nurses in Monticello will increase by 27% 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 Monticello is $50,520 per year, which is lower than the average for nurses state-wide.