Center Valley's largest BSN school is DeSales University. Approximately 82 students graduated in 2010 from DeSales University with credentials in BSN.
In 2010, 82 students graduated with a BSN degree from one of Center Valley's BSN schools. If you decide to attend a BSN school in Center Valley, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $27,000.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,200 for BSN related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Center Valley-based BSN schools, you will have an added expense of $9,750 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $32,004.
Many BSN graduates choose to work as nurses after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Center Valley, your job prospects are good. There were 135,400 nurses working in Pennsylvania and 7,700 working in the greater Center Valley area in 2010. The number of nurses in Center Valley is expected to increase by 16% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for nurses.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a nurse in Center Valley is $64,730 per year, which is higher than the average for nurses state-wide.