Gilroy has a total population of 41,464 and a student population of 8,315. Of these students, 8,087 are enrolled in schools that offer BSN programs.
Of the 1 BSN schools in Gilroy, the largest BSN school, by student population, is Gavilan College. In 2010, Gavilan College graduated approximately 33 students with credentials in BSN.
In 2010, 33 students graduated with a BSN degree in Gilroy. In 2009 tuition at BSN schools in Gilroy was $677 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,638 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a BSN program in Gilroy.
If you plan on staying in Gilroy after graduating from BSN school, you should know that job prospects for nurses in Gilroy, which is the most popular BSN profession, are good. There were 236,400 nurses working in California and 11,710 working in the greater Gilroy area in 2010. Gilroy's nurse workforce is projected to increase by 25% 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 Gilroy is $122,400 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for nurses.