With an overall population of 21,518 and a student population of 4,177, approximately 4,085 of Cumberland students attend one of Cumberland's schools that offer RN to BSN programs.
The largest RN to BSN school in Cumberland, by student population, is Allegany College of Maryland. In 2010, approximately 111 students graduated from the RN to BSN program at Allegany College of Maryland.
A total of 111 students graduated with credentials in RN to BSN from RN to BSN schools in Cumberland in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at Cumberland's RN to BSN schools was $18,163 per year for instate students and $19,273 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,100 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a RN to BSN program in Cumberland. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,000 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $13,823.
If you decide to work as a nurse in Cumberland, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 34 nurses in Maryland were working in the greater Cumberland area. Cumberland's nurse workforce is projected to increase by 22% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for nurses.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a nurse in Cumberland is $57,450 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for nurses.