Takoma Park has a general population of 17,299 and an overall student population of 1,178. Approximately 1,178 of Takoma Park's students are enrolled in schools that offer RN to BSN programs.
Of the 1 RN to BSN schools in Takoma Park, the largest RN to BSN school, by student population, is Washington Adventist University. In 2010, Washington Adventist University graduated approximately 24 students from its RN to BSN program.
A reported 24 students graduated with credentials in RN to BSN in Takoma Park in 2010. If you decide to attend a RN to BSN school in Takoma Park, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $19,480.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,200 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a RN to BSN program in Takoma Park. And if you live on campus at one of the Takoma Park-based RN to BSN schools, you will have an added expense of $7,200 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $21,780.
After graduating with your credentials in RN to BSN, if you decide to work as a nurse in Takoma Park, your job prospects are good. There were 51,290 nurses working in Maryland and 9,040 working in the greater Takoma Park area in 2010. The number of nurses in Takoma Park is expected to increase by 22% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for nurses.
As a nurse in Takoma Park, you can expect to make an average salary of $78,520 per year. This is higher than the average salary for nurses in the state.