New Paltz has a total population of 6,034 and a student population of 7,907. Of these students, 7,907 are enrolled in schools that offer RN to BSN programs.
State University of New York at New Paltz is the largest RN to BSN school in New Paltz, based on student population. In 2010, State University of New York at New Paltz graduated approximately 36 students with credentials in RN to BSN.
A reported 36 students graduated with credentials in RN to BSN in New Paltz in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $18,691 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all New Paltz RN to BSN schools was an average of $26,591 per year in 2009.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,250 for RN to BSN related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the New Paltz-based RN to BSN schools, you will have an added expense of $9,202 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you plan on staying in New Paltz after graduating from RN to BSN school, you should know that job prospects for nurses in New Paltz, which is the most popular RN to BSN profession, are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 89 nurses in New York were working in the greater New Paltz area. The number of nurses in New Paltz is expected to increase by 13% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for nurses.
As a nurse in New Paltz, you can expect to make an average salary of $59,640 per year. This is higher than the average salary for nurses in the state.