Concordia has a total population of 5,714 and a student population of 2,786. Of these students, 2,786 are enrolled in schools that offer RN to BSN programs.
Of the 1 RN to BSN schools in Concordia, the largest RN to BSN school, by student population, is Cloud County Community College. In 2010, Cloud County Community College graduated approximately 35 students from its RN to BSN program.
In 2010, 35 students graduated with a RN to BSN degree in Concordia. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $9,550 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Concordia RN to BSN schools was an average of $11,560 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $900 for RN to BSN related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $4,100 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $5,450.
After graduating with your credentials in RN to BSN, if you decide to work as a nurse in Concordia, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 27,000 nurses in Kansas. Of these nurses, 8,310 were working in the greater Concordia area. The number of nurses in Concordia is expected to increase by 21% by the year 2018. This projected change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for nurses.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a nurse in Concordia is $48,960 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for nurses.