Schenectady has a total population of 61,821 and a student population of 7,941. Of these students, 121 are enrolled in schools that offer BSN programs.
The largest BSN school in Schenectady, by student population, is Ellis School of Nursing. In 2010, Ellis School of Nursing graduated approximately 51 students from its BSN program.
A reported 51 students graduated with credentials in BSN in Schenectady in 2010. In 2009 tuition at BSN schools in Schenectady was $6,927 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,100 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a BSN program in Schenectady.
If you decide to work as a nurse in Schenectady, your job prospects are good. There were 162,860 nurses working in New York and 9,500 working in the greater Schenectady area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of nurses is expected to increase by 13% in Schenectady. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for nurses.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a nurse in Schenectady is $60,110 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for nurses.