With an overall population of 28,451 and a student population of 2,054, approximately 2,054 of Garden City students attend one of Garden City's schools that offer BSN programs.
Garden City Community College is the largest BSN school in Garden City, based on student population. In 2010, Garden City Community College graduated approximately 25 students with credentials in BSN.
A total of 25 students graduated with credentials in BSN from BSN schools in Garden City in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $11,308 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Garden City BSN schools was an average of $12,012 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $840 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a BSN program in Garden City. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $4,775 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $5,896.
If you plan on staying in Garden City after graduating from BSN school, you should know that job prospects for nurses in Garden City, which is the most popular BSN profession, are good. There were 27,000 nurses working in Kansas and 8,310 working in the greater Garden City area in 2010. The number of nurses in Garden City is expected to increase by 21% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for nurses.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a nurse in Garden City is $48,960 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for nurses.