Stony Brook has a total population of 13,727 and a student population of 24,681. Of these students, 24,681 are enrolled in schools that offer RN to BSN programs.
Of the 1 RN to BSN schools in Stony Brook, the largest RN to BSN school, by student population, is Stony Brook University. Approximately 203 students graduated in 2010 from Stony Brook University with credentials in RN to BSN.
A reported 203 students graduated with credentials in RN to BSN in Stony Brook in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $18,770 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Stony Brook RN to BSN schools was an average of $26,670 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $900 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a RN to BSN program in Stony Brook. And if you live on campus at one of the Stony Brook-based RN to BSN schools, you will have an added expense of $9,590 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $14,148.
If you decide to work as a nurse in Stony Brook, 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 Stony Brook area. The government projects that the number of nurses in Stony Brook will increase by 13% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for nurses.
As a nurse in Stony Brook, you can expect to make an average salary of $78,230 per year. This is higher than the average salary for nurses in the state.