East Hartford has a total population of 49,575 and a student population of 2,718. Of these students, 2,083 are enrolled in schools that offer RN to BSN programs.
Goodwin College is the largest RN to BSN school in East Hartford, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 142 students graduated from the RN to BSN program at Goodwin College.
In 2010, 142 students graduated with a RN to BSN degree from one of East Hartford's RN to BSN schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $17,600 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,000 for RN to BSN related books and supplies each year.
Many RN to BSN graduates choose to work as nurses after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in East Hartford, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 36,720 nurses in Connecticut. Of these nurses, 12,990 were working in the greater East Hartford area. By the year 2018, the number of nurses is expected to increase by 14% in East Hartford. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for nurses.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a nurse in East Hartford is $71,980 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for nurses.