There are 2 RN to BSN schools in New Kensington, Pennsylvania. New Kensington has a general population of 14,701 and an overall student population of 1,245. Approximately 1,011 of New Kensington's students are enrolled in schools that offer RN to BSN programs.
Of the 2 RN to BSN schools in New Kensington, the largest RN to BSN school, by student population, is Citizens School of Nursing. In 2010, Citizens School of Nursing graduated approximately 84 students from its RN to BSN program.
In 2010, 93 students graduated with a RN to BSN certificate in New Kensington. In 2009 tuition at RN to BSN schools in New Kensington was $12,200 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,360 for RN to BSN related books and supplies each year.
Many RN to BSN graduates choose to work as nurses after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in New Kensington, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 135,400 nurses in Pennsylvania. Of these nurses, 28,920 were working in the greater New Kensington area. New Kensington's nurse workforce is projected 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 New Kensington is $59,370 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for nurses.
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