With an overall population of 5,067 and a student population of 10,634, approximately 10,634 of Kutztown students attend one of Kutztown's schools that offer BSN programs.
Of the 1 BSN schools in Kutztown, the largest BSN school, by student population, is Kutztown University of Pennsylvania. Approximately 26 students graduated in 2010 from Kutztown University of Pennsylvania with credentials in BSN.
A total of 26 students graduated with credentials in BSN from BSN schools in Kutztown in 2010. If you decide to attend one of Kutztown's BSN schools, you can expect to pay an average of $18,795 per year in instate tuition and $27,231 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 BSN program in Kutztown. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,698 per year, on average, for room and board at Kutztown-based BSN schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $11,097.
Many BSN graduates choose to work as nurses after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Kutztown, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 135,400 nurses in Pennsylvania. Of these nurses, 3,170 were working in the greater Kutztown area. The government projects that the number of nurses in Kutztown will 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 Kutztown is $62,000 per year, which is higher than the average for nurses state-wide.