With an overall population of 71,538 and a student population of 15,639, approximately 12,461 of New Britain students attend one of New Britain's schools that offer BSN programs.
Central Connecticut State University is the largest BSN school in New Britain, based on student population. In 2010, Central Connecticut State University graduated approximately 11 students with credentials in BSN.
In 2010, 11 students graduated with a BSN degree from one of New Britain's BSN schools. Tuition in 2009 at New Britain's BSN schools was $20,442 per year for instate students and $30,036 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,100 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a BSN program in New Britain. And if you live on campus at one of the New Britain-based BSN schools, you will have an added expense of $9,122 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $11,911.
If you decide to work as a nurse in New Britain, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 36,720 nurses in Connecticut. Of these nurses, 12,990 were working in the greater New Britain area. The government projects that the number of nurses in New Britain will increase by 14% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for nurses.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a nurse in New Britain is $71,980 per year, which is lower than the average for nurses state-wide.