Johnstown has a general population of 8,511 and an overall student population of 2,732. Approximately 2,732 of Johnstown's students are enrolled in schools that offer RN to BSN programs.
Johnstown's largest RN to BSN school is Fulton-Montgomery Community College. In 2010, Fulton-Montgomery Community College graduated approximately 38 students from its RN to BSN program.
In 2010, 38 students graduated with a RN to BSN degree in Johnstown. If you decide to attend one of Johnstown's RN to BSN schools, you can expect to pay an average of $14,738 per year in instate tuition and $17,932 per year in out of state tuition.
You should also anticipate spending about $900 for RN to BSN related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Johnstown-based RN to BSN schools, you will have an added expense of $8,500 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $6,238.
If you decide to work as a nurse in Johnstown, your job prospects are good. There were 162,860 nurses working in New York and 4,320 working in the greater Johnstown area in 2010. Johnstown's nurse workforce is projected to increase by 13% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for nurses.
As a nurse in Johnstown, you can expect to make an average salary of $58,060 per year. This is higher than the average salary for nurses in the state.