Frostburg has a total population of 7,873 and a student population of 5,385. Of these students, 5,385 are enrolled in schools that offer RN to BSN programs.
The largest RN to BSN school in Frostburg, by student population, is Frostburg State University. In 2010, Frostburg State University graduated approximately 0 students from its RN to BSN program.
Tuition in 2009 at Frostburg's RN to BSN schools was $17,004 per year for instate students and $27,200 per year for out of state students.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,200 for RN to BSN related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Frostburg-based RN to BSN schools, you will have an added expense of $7,386 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $10,934.
If you decide to work as a nurse in Frostburg, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 51,290 nurses in Maryland. Of these nurses, 1,350 were working in the greater Frostburg area. The number of nurses in Frostburg is expected 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 Frostburg is $57,450 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for nurses.