Williamsport has a total population of 30,706 and a student population of 7,958. Of these students, 6,409 are enrolled in schools that offer BSN programs.
Pennsylvania College of Technology is the largest BSN school in Williamsport, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 68 students graduated from the BSN program at Pennsylvania College of Technology.
In 2010, 68 students graduated with a BSN degree in Williamsport. If you decide to attend one of Williamsport's BSN schools, you can expect to pay an average of $24,505 per year in instate tuition and $27,655 per year in out of state tuition.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,000 for BSN related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $8,350 per year, on average, for room and board at Williamsport-based BSN schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $16,155.
Many BSN graduates choose to work as nurses after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Williamsport, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 135,400 nurses in Pennsylvania. Of these nurses, 920 were working in the greater Williamsport area. By the year 2018, the number of nurses is expected to increase by 16% in Williamsport. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for nurses.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a nurse in Williamsport is $57,140 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for nurses.