If you decide that you want to get a BSN degree, then you might want to consider attending one of the 2 BSN schools in Bemidji, Minnesota. With an overall population of 11,917 and a student population of 6,854, approximately 6,710 of Bemidji students attend one of Bemidji's schools that offer BSN programs.
Bemidji's largest BSN school is Northwest Technical College. In 2010, approximately 61 students graduated from the BSN program at Northwest Technical College.
In 2010, 79 students graduated with a BSN degree in Bemidji. If you decide to attend a BSN school in Bemidji, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $6,057.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,000 for BSN related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Bemidji-based BSN schools, you will have an added expense of $6,240 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $9,351.
After graduating with your credentials in BSN, if you decide to work as a nurse in Bemidji, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 56,830 nurses in Minnesota. Of these nurses, 3,530 were working in the greater Bemidji area. The number of nurses in Bemidji is expected to increase by 22% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for nurses.
As a nurse in Bemidji, 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.
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