Albany has a general population of 40,852 and an overall student population of 6,512. Approximately 6,512 of Albany's students are enrolled in schools that offer BSN programs.
The largest BSN school in Albany, by student population, is Linn-Benton Community College. In 2010, Linn-Benton Community College graduated approximately 44 students from its BSN program.
In 2010, 44 students graduated with a BSN degree in Albany. In 2009 tuition at BSN schools in Albany was $3,108 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,260 for BSN related books and supplies each year.
If you plan on staying in Albany after graduating from BSN school, you should know that job prospects for nurses in Albany, which is the most popular BSN profession, are good. In 2010, there were 30,660 nurses in Oregon. Of these nurses, 580 were working in the greater Albany area. The number of nurses in Albany is expected to increase by 22% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for nurses.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a nurse in Albany is $57,080 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for nurses.