Anderson has a total population of 59,734 and a student population of 2,936. Of these students, 2,691 are enrolled in schools that offer BSN programs.
Anderson's largest BSN school is Anderson University. In 2010, Anderson University graduated approximately 33 students with credentials in BSN.
A total of 33 students graduated with credentials in BSN from BSN schools in Anderson in 2010. In 2009 tuition at BSN schools in Anderson was $22,910 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,000 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a BSN program in Anderson. And if you live on campus at one of the Anderson-based BSN schools, you will have an added expense of $7,980 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $26,710.
Many BSN graduates choose to work as nurses after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Anderson, your job prospects are good. There were 57,310 nurses working in Indiana and 980 working in the greater Anderson area in 2010. The number of nurses in Anderson is expected to increase by 22% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for nurses.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a nurse in Anderson is $59,510 per year, which is higher than the average for nurses state-wide.