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 RN to BSN programs.
Of the 1 RN to BSN schools in Billings, the largest RN to BSN school, by student population, is Montana State University-Billings-College of Technology. In 2010, approximately 31 students graduated from the RN to BSN program at Montana State University-Billings-College of Technology.
In 2010, 31 students graduated with a RN to BSN certificate in Billings. If you decide to attend one of Billings's RN to BSN schools, you can expect to pay an average of $14,661 per year in instate tuition and $18,301 per year in out of state tuition.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,000 for RN to BSN related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $5,310 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $7,641.
After graduating with your credentials in RN to BSN, 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 projected 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. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for nurses.
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