Mount Vernon has a general population of 68,381 and an overall student population of 221. Approximately 134 of Mount Vernon's students are enrolled in schools that offer BSN programs.
Dorothea Hopfer School of Nursing-Mt Vernon Hospital is the largest BSN school in Mount Vernon, based on student population. In 2010, Dorothea Hopfer School of Nursing-Mt Vernon Hospital graduated approximately 62 students with credentials in BSN.
In 2010, 62 students graduated with a BSN degree from one of Mount Vernon's BSN schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $8,220 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,200 for BSN related books and supplies each year.
After graduating with your credentials in BSN, if you decide to work as a nurse in Mount Vernon, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 162,860 nurses in New York. Of these nurses, 96,270 were working in the greater Mount Vernon area. The government projects that the number of nurses in Mount Vernon will 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 Mount Vernon is $80,980 per year, which is higher than the average for nurses state-wide.
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