Waterbury has a general population of 107,271 and an overall student population of 9,880. Approximately 6,725 of Waterbury's students are enrolled in schools that offer BSN programs.
The largest BSN school in Waterbury, by student population, is Naugatuck Valley Community College. In 2010, Naugatuck Valley Community College graduated approximately 91 students with credentials in BSN.
A reported 91 students graduated with credentials in BSN in Waterbury in 2010. If you decide to attend a BSN school in Waterbury, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $3,200.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,400 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a BSN program in Waterbury.
Many BSN graduates choose to work as nurses after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Waterbury, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 26 nurses in Connecticut were working in the greater Waterbury area. The number of nurses in Waterbury is expected to 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 Waterbury is $68,420 per year, which is lower than the average for nurses state-wide.