With an overall population of 1,832 and a student population of 3,699, approximately 3,699 of Dryden students attend one of Dryden's schools that offer BSN programs.
Dryden's largest BSN school is Tompkins Cortland Community College. In 2010, approximately 48 students graduated from the BSN program at Tompkins Cortland Community College.
In 2010, 48 students graduated with a BSN degree in Dryden. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $14,231 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Dryden BSN schools was an average of $18,111 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,100 for BSN related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Dryden-based BSN schools, you will have an added expense of $7,900 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $7,531.
After graduating with your credentials in BSN, if you decide to work as a nurse in Dryden, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 132 nurses in New York were working in the greater Dryden area. Dryden's nurse workforce is projected to increase by 13% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for nurses.
As a nurse in Dryden, you can expect to make an average salary of $54,680 per year. This is lower than the average salary for nurses in the state.