Old Westbury has a total population of 4,228 and a student population of 13,068. Of these students, 9,171 are enrolled in schools that offer RN to BSN programs.
The largest RN to BSN school in Old Westbury, by student population, is New York Institute of Technology. In 2010, approximately 21 students graduated from the RN to BSN program at New York Institute of Technology.
A total of 21 students graduated with credentials in RN to BSN from RN to BSN schools in Old Westbury in 2010. In 2009 tuition at RN to BSN schools in Old Westbury was $24,140 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,400 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a RN to BSN program in Old Westbury. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $10,520 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $28,430.
After graduating with your credentials in RN to BSN, if you decide to work as a nurse in Old Westbury, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 162,860 nurses in New York. Of these nurses, 26,180 were working in the greater Old Westbury area. The number of nurses in Old Westbury 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 Old Westbury is $78,230 per year, which is higher than the average for nurses state-wide.