New Port Richey has a general population of 16,117 and an overall student population of 10,519. Approximately 10,036 of New Port Richey's students are enrolled in schools that offer RN to BSN programs.
Pasco-Hernando Community College is the largest RN to BSN school in New Port Richey, based on student population. In 2010, Pasco-Hernando Community College graduated approximately 162 students with credentials in RN to BSN.
In 2010, 162 students graduated with a RN to BSN degree from one of New Port Richey's RN to BSN schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $2,439 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,350 for RN to BSN related books and supplies each year.
After graduating with your credentials in RN to BSN, if you decide to work as a nurse in New Port Richey, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 6 nurses in Florida were working in the greater New Port Richey area. New Port Richey's nurse workforce is projected to 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 New Port Richey is $61,210 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for nurses.