South Lancaster has a general population of 1,742 and an overall student population of 468. Approximately 468 of South Lancaster's students are enrolled in schools that offer BSN programs.
Of the 1 BSN schools in South Lancaster, the largest BSN school, by student population, is Atlantic Union College. In 2010, Atlantic Union College graduated approximately 25 students with credentials in BSN.
A reported 25 students graduated with credentials in BSN in South Lancaster in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $16,570 per year in tuition costs.
You should also anticipate spending about $960 for BSN related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $5,000 per year, on average, for room and board at South Lancaster-based BSN schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $24,030.
If you plan on staying in South Lancaster after graduating from BSN school, you should know that job prospects for nurses in South Lancaster, which is the most popular BSN profession, are good. There were 83,320 nurses working in Massachusetts and 7,510 working in the greater South Lancaster area in 2010. South Lancaster's nurse workforce is projected to increase by 17% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for nurses.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a nurse in South Lancaster is $80,120 per year, which is higher than the average for nurses state-wide.