Lancaster has a general population of 56,348 and an overall student population of 5,789. Approximately 889 of Lancaster's students are enrolled in schools that offer BSN programs.
The largest BSN school in Lancaster, by student population, is Lancaster General College of Nursing & Health Sciences. In 2010, Lancaster General College of Nursing & Health Sciences graduated approximately 188 students from its BSN program.
A reported 188 students graduated with credentials in BSN in Lancaster in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $15,650 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,800 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a BSN program in Lancaster.
After graduating with your credentials in BSN, if you decide to work as a nurse in Lancaster, your job prospects are good. There were 135,400 nurses working in Pennsylvania and 3,710 working in the greater Lancaster area in 2010. Lancaster's nurse workforce is projected 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 Lancaster is $59,900 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for nurses.
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