Durham has a general population of 9,024 and an overall student population of 15,253. Approximately 15,253 of Durham's students are enrolled in schools that offer BSN programs.
Of the 1 BSN schools in Durham, the largest BSN school, by student population, is University of New Hampshire-Main Campus. In 2010, University of New Hampshire-Main Campus graduated approximately 125 students from its BSN program.
A total of 125 students graduated with credentials in BSN from BSN schools in Durham in 2010. If you decide to attend one of Durham's BSN schools, you can expect to pay an average of $25,348 per year in instate tuition and $39,318 per year in out of state tuition.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,200 for BSN related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $9,674 per year, on average, for room and board at Durham-based BSN schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $17,550.
If you decide to work as a nurse in Durham, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 13,870 nurses in New Hampshire. Of these nurses, 980 were working in the greater Durham area. The government projects that the number of nurses in Durham will increase by 25% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for nurses.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a nurse in Durham is $52,690 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for nurses.