Bloomfield has a total population of 47,683 and a student population of 2,299. Of these students, 2,156 are enrolled in schools that offer BSN programs.
Of the 1 BSN schools in Bloomfield, the largest BSN school, by student population, is Bloomfield College. In 2010, approximately 34 students graduated from the BSN program at Bloomfield College.
A total of 34 students graduated with credentials in BSN from BSN schools in Bloomfield in 2010. If you decide to attend a BSN school in Bloomfield, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $21,000.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,000 for BSN related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $10,300 per year, on average, for room and board at Bloomfield-based BSN schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $24,800.
If you decide to work as a nurse in Bloomfield, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 79,500 nurses in New Jersey. Of these nurses, 19,580 were working in the greater Bloomfield area. The government projects that the number of nurses in Bloomfield will increase by 12% 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 Bloomfield is $78,180 per year, which is higher than the average for nurses state-wide.