With an overall population of 3,068 and a student population of 8,648, approximately 8,648 of Slippery Rock students attend one of Slippery Rock's schools that offer BSN programs.
Slippery Rock University of Pennsylvania is the largest BSN school in Slippery Rock, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 56 students graduated from the BSN program at Slippery Rock University of Pennsylvania.
In 2010, 56 students graduated with a BSN degree in Slippery Rock. If you decide to attend one of Slippery Rock's BSN schools, you can expect to pay an average of $19,032 per year in instate tuition and $21,913 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,363 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a BSN program in Slippery Rock. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $8,554 per year, on average, for room and board at Slippery Rock-based BSN schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you decide to work as a nurse in Slippery Rock, your job prospects are good. There were 135,400 nurses working in Pennsylvania and 28,920 working in the greater Slippery Rock area in 2010. The government projects that the number of nurses in Slippery Rock will 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 Slippery Rock is $59,370 per year, which is higher than the average for nurses state-wide.