With an overall population of 12,423 and a student population of 7,888, approximately 7,888 of Somerville students attend one of Somerville's schools that offer RN to BSN programs.
The largest RN to BSN school in Somerville, by student population, is Raritan Valley Community College. Approximately 77 students graduated in 2010 from Raritan Valley Community College with credentials in RN to BSN.
In 2010, 77 students graduated with a RN to BSN degree in Somerville. In 2009 tuition at RN to BSN schools in Somerville was $3,803 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,300 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a RN to BSN program in Somerville.
If you plan on staying in Somerville after graduating from RN to BSN school, you should know that job prospects for nurses in Somerville, which is the most popular RN to BSN profession, are good. In 2010, there were 79,500 nurses in New Jersey. Of these nurses, 18,490 were working in the greater Somerville area. By the year 2018, the number of nurses is expected to increase by 12% in Somerville. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for nurses.
As a nurse in Somerville, you can expect to make an average salary of $75,250 per year. This is higher than the average salary for nurses in the state.