If you are interested in pursuing BSN, you may want to consider attending one of the 2 BSN schools in Pensacola, Florida. Pensacola has a total population of 56,255 and a student population of 24,647. Of these students, 22,741 are enrolled in schools that offer BSN programs.
Pensacola's largest BSN school is Pensacola State College. In 2010, Pensacola State College graduated approximately 138 students from its BSN program.
A reported 186 students graduated with credentials in BSN in Pensacola in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at Pensacola's BSN schools was $15,625 per year for instate students and $26,789 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,150 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a BSN program in Pensacola. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $5,225 per year, on average, for room and board at Pensacola-based BSN schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $7,513.
After graduating with your credentials in BSN, if you decide to work as a nurse in Pensacola, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 37 nurses in Florida were working in the greater Pensacola area. The government projects that the number of nurses in Pensacola 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 Pensacola is $52,510 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for nurses.
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