Kingston has a general population of 5,446 and an overall student population of 16,389. Approximately 16,389 of Kingston's students are enrolled in schools that offer RN to BSN programs.
Kingston's largest RN to BSN school is University of Rhode Island. In 2010, approximately 146 students graduated from the RN to BSN program at University of Rhode Island.
In 2010, 146 students graduated with a RN to BSN degree in Kingston. Tuition in 2009 at Kingston's RN to BSN schools was $22,700 per year for instate students and $39,198 per year for out of state students.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,200 for RN to BSN related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $10,334 per year, on average, for room and board at Kingston-based RN to BSN schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $17,128.
If you decide to work as a nurse in Kingston, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 12,450 nurses in Rhode Island. Of these nurses, 14,550 were working in the greater Kingston area. The number of nurses in Kingston is expected to increase by 18% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for nurses.
As a nurse in Kingston, you can expect to make an average salary of $69,220 per year. This is the same as the average salary for nurses in the state.