Indiana has a total population of 14,895 and a student population of 14,836. Of these students, 14,638 are enrolled in schools that offer RN to BSN programs.
Indiana University of Pennsylvania-Main Campus is the largest RN to BSN school in Indiana, based on student population. In 2010, Indiana University of Pennsylvania-Main Campus graduated approximately 115 students with credentials in RN to BSN.
A reported 115 students graduated with credentials in RN to BSN in Indiana in 2010. If you decide to attend one of Indiana's RN to BSN schools, you can expect to pay an average of $19,995 per year in instate tuition and $28,431 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,100 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a RN to BSN program in Indiana. And if you live on campus at one of the Indiana-based RN to BSN schools, you will have an added expense of $8,558 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
Many RN to BSN graduates choose to work as nurses after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Indiana, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 135,400 nurses in Pennsylvania, 3,460 were working in the greater Indiana area. By the year 2018, the number of nurses is expected to increase by 16% in Indiana. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for nurses.
As a nurse in Indiana, you can expect to make an average salary of $50,220 per year. This is lower than the average salary for nurses in the state.