Farmingdale has a total population of 8,399 and a student population of 6,988. Of these students, 6,988 are enrolled in schools that offer RN to BSN programs.
Of the 1 RN to BSN schools in Farmingdale, the largest RN to BSN school, by student population, is Farmingdale State College. Approximately 141 students graduated in 2010 from Farmingdale State College with credentials in RN to BSN.
A total of 141 students graduated with credentials in RN to BSN from RN to BSN schools in Farmingdale in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $19,968 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Farmingdale RN to BSN schools was an average of $27,868 per year in 2009.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,245 for RN to BSN related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $11,090 per year, on average, for room and board at Farmingdale-based RN to BSN schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $9,530.
If you plan on staying in Farmingdale after graduating from RN to BSN school, you should know that job prospects for nurses in Farmingdale, which is the most popular RN to BSN profession, are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 3 nurses in New York were working in the greater Farmingdale area. The number of nurses in Farmingdale is expected to increase by 13% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for nurses.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a nurse in Farmingdale is $78,230 per year, which is higher than the average for nurses state-wide.