South Orange has a total population of 16,964 and a student population of 9,616. Of these students, 9,616 are enrolled in schools that offer BSN programs.
Of the 1 BSN schools in South Orange, the largest BSN school, by student population, is Seton Hall University. Approximately 139 students graduated in 2010 from Seton Hall University with credentials in BSN.
In 2010, 139 students graduated with a BSN degree in South Orange. In 2009 tuition at BSN schools in South Orange was $30,470 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 BSN program in South Orange. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $11,700 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $35,370.
After graduating with your credentials in BSN, if you decide to work as a nurse in South Orange, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 79,500 nurses in New Jersey, 19,580 were working in the greater South Orange area. By the year 2018, the number of nurses is expected to increase by 12% in South Orange. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for nurses.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a nurse in South Orange is $78,180 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for nurses.