With an overall population of 9,024 and a student population of 15,253, approximately 15,253 of Durham students attend one of Durham's schools that offer RN to BSN programs.
Durham's largest RN to BSN school is University of New Hampshire-Main Campus. Approximately 125 students graduated in 2010 from University of New Hampshire-Main Campus with credentials in RN to BSN.
In 2010, 125 students graduated with a RN to BSN degree from one of Durham's RN to BSN schools. If you decide to attend one of Durham's RN to 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.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,200 for RN to BSN related books and supplies each 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 RN to BSN schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $17,550.
After graduating with your credentials in RN to BSN, if you decide to work as a nurse in Durham, your job prospects are good. There were 13,870 nurses working in New Hampshire and 980 working in the greater Durham area in 2010. The number of nurses in Durham is expected to 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, which is lower than the average for nurses state-wide.