Framingham has a total population of 66,910 and a student population of 6,063. Of these students, 5,989 are enrolled in schools that offer RN to BSN programs.
Framingham's largest RN to BSN school is Framingham State University. In 2010, Framingham State University graduated approximately 22 students from its RN to BSN program.
A total of 22 students graduated with credentials in RN to BSN from RN to BSN schools in Framingham in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at Framingham's RN to BSN schools was $18,938 per year for instate students and $25,018 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $900 for RN to BSN related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $8,148 per year, on average, for room and board at Framingham-based RN to BSN schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $13,840.
After graduating with your credentials in RN to BSN, if you decide to work as a nurse in Framingham, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 28 nurses in Massachusetts were working in the greater Framingham area. The government projects that the number of nurses in Framingham will increase by 17% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for nurses.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a nurse in Framingham is $73,620 per year, which is higher than the average for nurses state-wide.