Fall River has a total population of 91,938 and a student population of 9,601. Of these students, 8,767 are enrolled in schools that offer BSN programs.
The largest BSN school in Fall River, by student population, is Bristol Community College. In 2010, approximately 70 students graduated from the BSN program at Bristol Community College.
In 2010, 70 students graduated with a BSN degree in Fall River. In 2009 tuition at BSN schools in Fall River was $3,578 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,000 for BSN related books and supplies each year.
If you plan on staying in Fall River after graduating from BSN school, you should know that job prospects for nurses in Fall River, which is the most popular BSN profession, are good. There were 83,320 nurses working in Massachusetts and 14,550 working in the greater Fall River area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of nurses is expected to increase by 17% in Fall River. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for nurses.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a nurse in Fall River is $69,220 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for nurses.