South Orange has a general population of 16,964 and an overall student population of 9,616. Approximately 9,616 of South Orange's students are enrolled in schools that offer RN to BSN programs.
The largest RN to BSN school in South Orange, by student population, is Seton Hall University. In 2010, Seton Hall University graduated approximately 139 students with credentials in RN to BSN.
A reported 139 students graduated with credentials in RN to BSN in South Orange in 2010. In 2009 tuition at RN to BSN schools in South Orange was $30,470 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,300 for RN to BSN related books and supplies each year. 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 RN to BSN, if you decide to work as a nurse in South Orange, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 79,500 nurses in New Jersey. Of these nurses, 19,580 were working in the greater South Orange area. The number of nurses in South Orange is expected 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 South Orange is $78,180 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for nurses.