Quinnipiac University is the largest BSN school in Hamden, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 110 students graduated from the BSN program at Quinnipiac University.
In 2010, 110 students graduated with a BSN degree in Hamden. In 2009 tuition at BSN schools in Hamden was $32,400 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $800 for BSN related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $12,380 per year, on average, for room and board at Hamden-based BSN schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $36,600.
If you plan on staying in Hamden after graduating from BSN school, you should know that job prospects for nurses in Hamden, which is the most popular BSN profession, are good. In 2010, there were 36,720 nurses in Connecticut. Of these nurses, 7,670 were working in the greater Hamden area. The government projects that the number of nurses in Hamden will increase by 14% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for nurses.
As a nurse in Hamden, you can expect to make an average salary of $76,000 per year. This is higher than the average salary for nurses in the state.