Dover, Delaware has 3 BSN schools for you to consider if you are interested in pursuing a degree in BSN. Dover has a total population of 32,135 and a student population of 9,742. Of these students, 9,366 are enrolled in schools that offer BSN programs.
Of the 3 BSN schools in Dover, the largest BSN school, by student population, is Delaware Technical and Community College-Terry. In 2010, Delaware Technical and Community College-Terry graduated approximately 61 students with credentials in BSN.
In 2010, 79 students graduated with a BSN degree in Dover. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $25,977 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Dover BSN schools was an average of $29,607 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,366 for BSN related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $9,193 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $12,549.
If you plan on staying in Dover after graduating from BSN school, you should know that job prospects for nurses in Dover, which is the most popular BSN profession, are good. There were 9,430 nurses working in Delaware and 1,070 working in the greater Dover area in 2010. The number of nurses in Dover is expected to increase by 28% 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 Dover is $67,790 per year, which is lower than the average for nurses state-wide.
1200 N. Dupont Highway, Dover, Delaware 19901
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120 N State St, Dover, Delaware 19901-3875