Alexandria has a total population of 8,820 and a student population of 2,550. Of these students, 2,550 are enrolled in schools that offer BSN programs.
Alexandria Technical & Community College is the largest BSN school in Alexandria, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 70 students graduated from the BSN program at Alexandria Technical & Community College.
In 2010, 70 students graduated with a BSN certificate from one of Alexandria's BSN schools. In 2009 tuition at BSN schools in Alexandria was $5,278 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,200 for BSN related books and supplies each year.
If you plan on staying in Alexandria after graduating from BSN school, you should know that job prospects for nurses in Alexandria, which is the most popular BSN profession, are good. In 2010, there were 56,830 nurses in Minnesota. Of these nurses, 3,530 were working in the greater Alexandria area. The number of nurses in Alexandria is expected to increase by 22% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for nurses.
As a nurse in Alexandria, you can expect to make an average salary of $61,260 per year. This is higher than the average salary for nurses in the state.