Loretto has a total population of 1,190 and a student population of 2,300. Of these students, 2,300 are enrolled in schools that offer RN to BSN programs.
Loretto's largest RN to BSN school is Saint Francis University. In 2010, approximately 8 students graduated from the RN to BSN program at Saint Francis University.
A total of 8 students graduated with credentials in RN to BSN from RN to BSN schools in Loretto in 2010. If you decide to attend a RN to BSN school in Loretto, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $25,554.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,500 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a RN to BSN program in Loretto. And if you live on campus at one of the Loretto-based RN to BSN schools, you will have an added expense of $8,716 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $30,554.
After graduating with your credentials in RN to BSN, if you decide to work as a nurse in Loretto, your job prospects are good. There were 135,400 nurses working in Pennsylvania and 2,060 working in the greater Loretto area in 2010. Loretto'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 Loretto is $44,680 per year, which is lower than the average for nurses state-wide.