Newburgh has a general population of 28,259 and an overall student population of 2,717. Approximately 2,717 of Newburgh's students are enrolled in schools that offer BSN programs.
The largest BSN school in Newburgh, by student population, is Mount Saint Mary College. In 2010, approximately 67 students graduated from the BSN program at Mount Saint Mary College.
In 2010, 67 students graduated with a BSN degree from one of Newburgh's BSN schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $21,930 per year in tuition costs.
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, you will face an additional expense of $11,584 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $25,130.
If you plan on staying in Newburgh after graduating from BSN school, you should know that job prospects for nurses in Newburgh, which is the most popular BSN profession, are good. In 2010, there were 162,860 nurses in New York. Of these nurses, 4,950 were working in the greater Newburgh area. By the year 2018, the number of nurses is expected to increase by 13% in Newburgh. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for nurses.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a nurse in Newburgh is $72,290 per year, which is higher than the average for nurses state-wide.