Newtown has a total population of 2,312 and a student population of 11,009. Of these students, 11,009 are enrolled in schools that offer RN to BSN programs.
Bucks County Community College is the largest RN to BSN school in Newtown, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 84 students graduated from the RN to BSN program at Bucks County Community College.
In 2010, 84 students graduated with a RN to BSN degree from one of Newtown's RN to BSN schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $3,546 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,500 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 Newtown, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 18 nurses in Pennsylvania were working in the greater Newtown area. By the year 2018, the number of nurses is expected to increase by 16% in Newtown. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for nurses.
As a nurse in Newtown, you can expect to make an average salary of $58,640 per year. This is higher than the average salary for nurses in the state.