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 RN to BSN programs.
West Long Branch's largest RN to BSN school is Monmouth University. In 2010, Monmouth University graduated approximately 3 students from its RN to BSN program.
In 2010, 3 students graduated with a RN to BSN degree from one of West Long Branch's RN to BSN schools. In 2009 tuition at RN to BSN schools in West Long Branch was $25,014 per year, on average.
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 RN to 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. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $28,921.
Many RN to BSN graduates choose to work as nurses after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in West Long Branch, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 9 nurses in New Jersey were working in the greater West Long Branch area. By the year 2018, the number of nurses is expected to increase by 12% in West Long Branch. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for nurses.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a nurse in West Long Branch is $75,250 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for nurses.