With an overall population of 9,175 and a student population of 1,657, approximately 1,657 of Bradford students attend one of Bradford's schools that offer BSN programs.
The largest BSN school in Bradford, by student population, is University of Pittsburgh-Bradford. In 2010, approximately 29 students graduated from the BSN program at University of Pittsburgh-Bradford.
A total of 29 students graduated with credentials in BSN from BSN schools in Bradford in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at Bradford's BSN schools was $23,148 per year for instate students and $32,708 per year for out of state students.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,050 for BSN related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,480 per year, on average, for room and board at Bradford-based BSN schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $15,502.
Many BSN graduates choose to work as nurses after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Bradford, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 38 nurses in Pennsylvania were working in the greater Bradford area. By the year 2018, the number of nurses is expected to increase by 16% in Bradford. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for nurses.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a nurse in Bradford is $51,620 per year, which is lower than the average for nurses state-wide.