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 RN to BSN programs.
Of the 1 RN to BSN schools in Garden City, the largest RN to BSN school, by student population, is Garden City Community College. Approximately 25 students graduated in 2010 from Garden City Community College with credentials in RN to BSN.
A total of 25 students graduated with credentials in RN to BSN from RN to 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 RN to BSN schools was an average of $12,012 per year in 2009.
You should also anticipate spending about $840 for RN to BSN related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $4,775 per year, on average, for room and board at Garden City-based RN to BSN schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $5,896.
If you decide to work as a nurse in Garden City, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 5 nurses in Kansas were working in the greater Garden City area. The government projects that the number of nurses in Garden City will 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, which is lower than the average for nurses state-wide.