Lock Haven has a total population of 9,149 and a student population of 5,329. Of these students, 5,329 are enrolled in schools that offer BSN programs.
Of the 1 BSN schools in Lock Haven, the largest BSN school, by student population, is Lock Haven University. Approximately 50 students graduated in 2010 from Lock Haven University with credentials in BSN.
A total of 50 students graduated with credentials in BSN from BSN schools in Lock Haven in 2010. If you decide to attend one of Lock Haven's BSN schools, you can expect to pay an average of $17,000 per year in instate tuition and $23,436 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,139 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a BSN program in Lock Haven. And if you live on campus at one of the Lock Haven-based BSN schools, you will have an added expense of $6,736 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
After graduating with your credentials in BSN, if you decide to work as a nurse in Lock Haven, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 38 nurses in Pennsylvania were working in the greater Lock Haven area. The number of nurses in Lock Haven 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 Lock Haven is $51,620 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for nurses.