Billings has a total population of 89,847 and a student population of 6,086. Of these students, 1,406 are enrolled in schools that offer BSN programs.
Of the 1 BSN schools in Billings, the largest BSN school, by student population, is Montana State University-Billings-College of Technology. Approximately 31 students graduated in 2010 from Montana State University-Billings-College of Technology with credentials in BSN.
In 2010, 31 students graduated with a BSN certificate in Billings. Tuition in 2009 at Billings's BSN schools was $14,661 per year for instate students and $18,301 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,000 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a BSN program in Billings. And if you live on campus at one of the Billings-based BSN schools, you will have an added expense of $5,310 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $7,641.
If you decide to work as a nurse in Billings, your job prospects are good. There were 8,320 nurses working in Montana and 1,980 working in the greater Billings area in 2010. The government projects that the number of nurses in Billings will increase by 19% 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 Billings is $60,490 per year, which is higher than the average for nurses state-wide.
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