With an overall population of 39,059 and a student population of 4,917, approximately 4,647 of Columbus students attend one of Columbus's schools that offer RN to BSN programs.
Of the 1 RN to BSN schools in Columbus, the largest RN to BSN school, by student population, is Ivy Tech Community College-Columbus. In 2010, approximately 188 students graduated from the RN to BSN program at Ivy Tech Community College-Columbus.
In 2010, 188 students graduated with a RN to BSN degree in Columbus. If you decide to attend a RN to BSN school in Columbus, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $3,090.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,060 for RN to BSN related books and supplies each year.
Many RN to BSN graduates choose to work as nurses after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Columbus, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 57,310 nurses in Indiana, 730 were working in the greater Columbus area. By the year 2018, the number of nurses is expected to increase by 22% in Columbus. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for nurses.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a nurse in Columbus is $48,910 per year, which is lower than the average for nurses state-wide.