Schuylkill Haven has a general population of 5,548 and an overall student population of 1,010. Approximately 1,010 of Schuylkill Haven's students are enrolled in schools that offer BSN programs.
Of the 1 BSN schools in Schuylkill Haven, the largest BSN school, by student population, is Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Schuylkill. In 2010, Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Schuylkill graduated approximately 2 students with credentials in BSN.
A reported 2 students graduated with credentials in BSN in Schuylkill Haven in 2010. If you decide to attend one of Schuylkill Haven's BSN schools, you can expect to pay an average of $26,254 per year in instate tuition and $32,272 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,360 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a BSN program in Schuylkill Haven. And if you live on campus at one of the Schuylkill Haven-based BSN schools, you will have an added expense of $9,382 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $17,092.
Many BSN graduates choose to work as nurses after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Schuylkill Haven, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 135,400 nurses in Pennsylvania. Of these nurses, 6,650 were working in the greater Schuylkill Haven area. The government projects that the number of nurses in Schuylkill Haven will 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 Schuylkill Haven is $58,640 per year, which is higher than the average for nurses state-wide.
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