Toms River has a total population of 86,327 and a student population of 11,335. Of these students, 10,415 are enrolled in schools that offer BSN programs.
Ocean County College is the largest BSN school in Toms River, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 151 students graduated from the BSN program at Ocean County College.
A reported 151 students graduated with credentials in BSN in Toms River in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $3,098 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,000 for BSN related books and supplies each year.
Many BSN graduates choose to work as nurses after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Toms River, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 79,500 nurses in New Jersey. Of these nurses, 18,490 were working in the greater Toms River area. By the year 2018, the number of nurses is expected to increase by 12% in Toms River. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for nurses.
As a nurse in Toms River, 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.