With an overall population of 8,258 and a student population of 6,499, approximately 6,499 of West Long Branch students attend one of West Long Branch's schools that offer BSN programs.
The largest BSN school in West Long Branch, by student population, is Monmouth University. In 2010, approximately 3 students graduated from the BSN program at Monmouth University.
A reported 3 students graduated with credentials in BSN in West Long Branch in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $25,014 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,000 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a BSN program in West Long Branch. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $10,342 per year, on average, for room and board at West Long Branch-based BSN schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $28,921.
If you plan on staying in West Long Branch after graduating from BSN school, you should know that job prospects for nurses in West Long Branch, which is the most popular BSN profession, are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 9 nurses in New Jersey were working in the greater West Long Branch area. The number of nurses in West Long Branch is expected to increase by 12% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for nurses.
As a nurse in West Long Branch, 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.