Palos Hills has a total population of 17,665 and a student population of 17,955. Of these students, 17,774 are enrolled in schools that offer BSN programs.
The largest BSN school in Palos Hills, by student population, is Moraine Valley Community College. In 2010, Moraine Valley Community College graduated approximately 64 students with credentials in BSN.
A reported 64 students graduated with credentials in BSN in Palos Hills in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $2,766 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $2,080 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a BSN program in Palos Hills.
Many BSN graduates choose to work as nurses after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Palos Hills, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 110,740 nurses in Illinois. Of these nurses, 76,600 were working in the greater Palos Hills area. Palos Hills's nurse workforce is projected to increase by 20% 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 Palos Hills is $69,850 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for nurses.