Pratt has a total population of 6,570 and a student population of 1,587. Of these students, 1,587 are enrolled in schools that offer RN to BSN programs.
Pratt Community College is the largest RN to BSN school in Pratt, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 134 students graduated from the RN to BSN program at Pratt Community College.
A total of 134 students graduated with credentials in RN to BSN from RN to BSN schools in Pratt in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $10,031 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Pratt RN to BSN schools was an average of $10,251 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 Pratt. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $4,815 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $6,380.
After graduating with your credentials in RN to BSN, if you decide to work as a nurse in Pratt, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 27,000 nurses in Kansas. Of these nurses, 8,310 were working in the greater Pratt area. By the year 2018, the number of nurses is expected to increase by 21% in Pratt. 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 Pratt is $48,960 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for nurses.