Somerville has a general population of 12,423 and an overall student population of 7,888. Approximately 7,888 of Somerville's students are enrolled in schools that offer BSN programs.
Of the 1 BSN schools in Somerville, the largest BSN school, by student population, is Raritan Valley Community College. In 2010, Raritan Valley Community College graduated approximately 77 students with credentials in BSN.
A total of 77 students graduated with credentials in BSN from BSN schools in Somerville in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $3,803 per year in tuition costs.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,300 for BSN related books and supplies every year.
Many BSN graduates choose to work as nurses after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Somerville, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 79,500 nurses in New Jersey, 18,490 were working in the greater Somerville area. Somerville's nurse workforce is projected 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 Somerville is $75,250 per year, which is higher than the average for nurses state-wide.