Rochester has a total population of 85,806 and a student population of 7,877. Of these students, 6,269 are enrolled in schools that offer BSN programs.
The largest BSN school in Rochester, by student population, is Rochester Community and Technical College. In 2010, Rochester Community and Technical College graduated approximately 109 students with credentials in BSN.
In 2010, 109 students graduated with a BSN degree from one of Rochester's BSN schools. In 2009 tuition at BSN schools in Rochester was $5,027 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,000 for BSN related books and supplies each year.
If you decide to work as a nurse in Rochester, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 56,830 nurses in Minnesota, 6,660 were working in the greater Rochester area. By the year 2018, the number of nurses is expected to increase by 22% in Rochester. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for nurses.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a nurse in Rochester is $77,160 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for nurses.