With an overall population of 3,388 and a student population of 2,665, approximately 2,099 of Orangeburg students attend one of Orangeburg's schools that offer BSN programs.
The largest BSN school in Orangeburg, by student population, is Dominican College of Blauvelt. In 2010, approximately 103 students graduated from the BSN program at Dominican College of Blauvelt.
In 2010, 103 students graduated with a BSN degree in Orangeburg. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $21,120 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,400 for BSN related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $10,150 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $24,520.
If you plan on staying in Orangeburg after graduating from BSN school, you should know that job prospects for nurses in Orangeburg, which is the most popular BSN profession, are good. In 2010, there were 162,860 nurses in New York. Of these nurses, 96,270 were working in the greater Orangeburg area. By the year 2018, the number of nurses is expected to increase by 13% in Orangeburg. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for nurses.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a nurse in Orangeburg is $80,980 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for nurses.