With an overall population of 14,732 and a student population of 2,353, approximately 2,304 of Scottsbluff students attend one of Scottsbluff's schools that offer RN to BSN programs.
Of the 1 RN to BSN schools in Scottsbluff, the largest RN to BSN school, by student population, is Western Nebraska Community College. In 2010, approximately 26 students graduated from the RN to BSN program at Western Nebraska Community College.
A total of 26 students graduated with credentials in RN to BSN from RN to BSN schools in Scottsbluff in 2010. If you decide to attend one of Scottsbluff's RN to BSN schools, you can expect to pay an average of $12,051 per year in instate tuition and $12,339 per year in out of state tuition.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,080 for RN to BSN related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $5,228 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $6,390.
After graduating with your credentials in RN to BSN, if you decide to work as a nurse in Scottsbluff, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 6 nurses in Nebraska were working in the greater Scottsbluff area. The government projects that the number of nurses in Scottsbluff will increase by 24% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for nurses.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a nurse in Scottsbluff is $53,290 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for nurses.