Cocoa has a total population of 16,412 and a student population of 17,853. Of these students, 17,853 are enrolled in schools that offer RN to BSN programs.
Cocoa's largest RN to BSN school is Brevard Community College. In 2010, Brevard Community College graduated approximately 105 students with credentials in RN to BSN.
A total of 105 students graduated with credentials in RN to BSN from RN to BSN schools in Cocoa in 2010. If you decide to attend a RN to BSN school in Cocoa, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $2,148.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,200 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a RN to BSN program in Cocoa.
Many RN to BSN graduates choose to work as nurses after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Cocoa, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 33 nurses in Florida were working in the greater Cocoa area. The government projects that the number of nurses in Cocoa will increase by 24% 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 Cocoa is $59,410 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for nurses.