With an overall population of 45,793 and a student population of 2,836, approximately 2,601 of Pittsfield students attend one of Pittsfield's schools that offer BSN programs.
Of the 1 BSN schools in Pittsfield, the largest BSN school, by student population, is Berkshire Community College. Approximately 41 students graduated in 2010 from Berkshire Community College with credentials in BSN.
In 2010, 41 students graduated with a BSN degree from one of Pittsfield's BSN schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $3,744 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $810 for BSN related books and supplies each year.
If you plan on staying in Pittsfield after graduating from BSN school, you should know that job prospects for nurses in Pittsfield, which is the most popular BSN profession, are good. The number of nurses in Pittsfield is expected 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 Pittsfield is $67,000 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for nurses.