Frederick has a total population of 52,767 and a student population of 8,927. Of these students, 6,233 are enrolled in schools that offer BSN programs.
Frederick's largest BSN school is Frederick Community College. In 2010, Frederick Community College graduated approximately 64 students from its BSN program.
In 2010, 64 students graduated with a BSN degree in Frederick. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $2,631 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,600 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a BSN program in Frederick.
After graduating with your credentials in BSN, if you decide to work as a nurse in Frederick, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 51,290 nurses in Maryland. Of these nurses, 9,040 were working in the greater Frederick area. Frederick'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 Frederick is $78,520 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for nurses.