Lancaster has a general population of 118,718 and an overall student population of 32,970. Approximately 15,705 of Lancaster's students are enrolled in schools that offer BSN programs.
Antelope Valley College is the largest BSN school in Lancaster, based on student population. Approximately 125 students graduated in 2010 from Antelope Valley College with credentials in BSN.
A reported 125 students graduated with credentials in BSN in Lancaster in 2010. If you decide to attend a BSN school in Lancaster, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $780.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,646 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a BSN program in Lancaster.
If you plan on staying in Lancaster after graduating from BSN school, you should know that job prospects for nurses in Lancaster, which is the most popular BSN profession, are good. In 2010, there were 236,400 nurses in California. Of these nurses, 64,630 were working in the greater Lancaster area. The government projects that the number of nurses in Lancaster will increase by 25% 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 Lancaster is $81,540 per year, which is lower than the average for nurses state-wide.