Cresson has a general population of 1,631 and an overall student population of 1,604. Approximately 1,604 of Cresson's students are enrolled in schools that offer BSN programs.
Of the 1 BSN schools in Cresson, the largest BSN school, by student population, is Mount Aloysius College. In 2010, Mount Aloysius College graduated approximately 104 students with credentials in BSN.
In 2010, 104 students graduated with a BSN degree from one of Cresson's BSN schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $17,280 per year in tuition costs.
You should also anticipate spending about $2,000 for BSN related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Cresson-based BSN schools, you will have an added expense of $7,300 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $22,280.
After graduating with your credentials in BSN, if you decide to work as a nurse in Cresson, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 60 nurses in Pennsylvania were working in the greater Cresson area. The number of nurses in Cresson is expected to increase by 16% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for nurses.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a nurse in Cresson is $44,680 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for nurses.