El Dorado has a general population of 12,057 and an overall student population of 9,229. Approximately 9,229 of El Dorado's students are enrolled in schools that offer RN to BSN programs.
Of the 1 RN to BSN schools in El Dorado, the largest RN to BSN school, by student population, is Butler Community College. In 2010, approximately 231 students graduated from the RN to BSN program at Butler Community College.
In 2010, 231 students graduated with a RN to BSN degree from one of El Dorado's RN to BSN schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $10,170 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all El Dorado RN to BSN schools was an average of $11,670 per year in 2009.
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 RN to BSN program in El Dorado. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $5,000 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $5,170.
If you decide to work as a nurse in El Dorado, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 6 nurses in Kansas were working in the greater El Dorado area. The number of nurses in El Dorado is expected to increase by 21% by the year 2018. This projected change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for nurses.
As a nurse in El Dorado, you can expect to make an average salary of $52,550 per year. This is lower than the average salary for nurses in the state.