Biddeford has a general population of 20,942 and an overall student population of 4,493. Approximately 4,493 of Biddeford's students are enrolled in schools that offer RN to BSN programs.
The largest RN to BSN school in Biddeford, by student population, is University of New England. In 2010, University of New England graduated approximately 62 students with credentials in RN to BSN.
In 2010, 62 students graduated with a RN to BSN degree from one of Biddeford's RN to BSN schools. If you decide to attend a RN to BSN school in Biddeford, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $27,920.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,350 for RN to BSN related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $10,870 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
After graduating with your credentials in RN to BSN, if you decide to work as a nurse in Biddeford, your job prospects are good. There were 14,500 nurses working in Maine and 4,680 working in the greater Biddeford area in 2010. The number of nurses in Biddeford is expected to increase by 16% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for nurses.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a nurse in Biddeford is $59,120 per year, which is lower than the average for nurses state-wide.