Gardner has a general population of 20,770 and an overall student population of 4,761. Approximately 4,761 of Gardner's students are enrolled in schools that offer BSN programs.
Of the 1 BSN schools in Gardner, the largest BSN school, by student population, is Mount Wachusett Community College. Approximately 119 students graduated in 2010 from Mount Wachusett Community College with credentials in BSN.
In 2010, 119 students graduated with a BSN degree from one of Gardner's BSN schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $4,110 per year in tuition costs.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,100 for BSN related books and supplies every year.
If you decide to work as a nurse in Gardner, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 64 nurses in Massachusetts were working in the greater Gardner area. Gardner's nurse workforce is projected to 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 Gardner is $76,730 per year, which is higher than the average for nurses state-wide.