Morristown has a total population of 18,544 and a student population of 2,404. Of these students, 2,157 are enrolled in schools that offer BSN programs.
Morristown's largest BSN school is College of Saint Elizabeth. In 2010, College of Saint Elizabeth graduated approximately 36 students from its BSN program.
In 2010, 36 students graduated with a BSN degree from one of Morristown's BSN schools. In 2009 tuition at BSN schools in Morristown was $25,058 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,200 for BSN related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $10,904 per year, on average, for room and board at Morristown-based BSN schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $28,414.
If you plan on staying in Morristown after graduating from BSN school, you should know that job prospects for nurses in Morristown, which is the most popular BSN profession, are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 8 nurses in New Jersey were working in the greater Morristown area. The number of nurses in Morristown is expected to 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 Morristown is $78,180 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for nurses.