New Albany has a general population of 37,603 and an overall student population of 6,840. Approximately 6,840 of New Albany's students are enrolled in schools that offer BSN programs.
Indiana University-Southeast is the largest BSN school in New Albany, based on student population. In 2010, Indiana University-Southeast graduated approximately 75 students from its BSN program.
A total of 75 students graduated with credentials in BSN from BSN schools in New Albany in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at New Albany's BSN schools was $18,470 per year for instate students and $27,158 per year for out of state students.
You should also anticipate spending about $880 for BSN related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the New Albany-based BSN schools, you will have an added expense of $8,860 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $11,210.
Many BSN graduates choose to work as nurses after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in New Albany, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 57,310 nurses in Indiana, 15,890 were working in the greater New Albany area. By the year 2018, the number of nurses is expected to increase by 22% in New Albany. 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 Albany is $58,290 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for nurses.