With an overall population of 47,683 and a student population of 2,299, approximately 2,156 of Bloomfield students attend one of Bloomfield's schools that offer RN to BSN programs.
Of the 1 RN to BSN schools in Bloomfield, the largest RN to BSN school, by student population, is Bloomfield College. In 2010, approximately 34 students graduated from the RN to BSN program at Bloomfield College.
In 2010, 34 students graduated with a RN to BSN degree in Bloomfield. If you decide to attend a RN to BSN school in Bloomfield, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $21,000.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,000 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a RN to BSN program in Bloomfield. And if you live on campus at one of the Bloomfield-based RN to BSN schools, you will have an added expense of $10,300 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $24,800.
Many RN to BSN graduates choose to work as nurses after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Bloomfield, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 8 nurses in New Jersey were working in the greater Bloomfield area. Bloomfield's nurse workforce is projected to increase by 12% 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 Bloomfield is $78,180 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for nurses.