Providence, Rhode Island has 2 BSN schools for you to consider if you are interested in pursuing a degree in BSN. Providence has a general population of 173,618 and an overall student population of 36,049. Approximately 9,353 of Providence's students are enrolled in schools that offer BSN programs.
Providence's largest BSN school is Rhode Island College. In 2010, Rhode Island College graduated approximately 150 students with credentials in BSN.
A total of 182 students graduated with credentials in BSN from BSN schools in Providence in 2010. If you decide to attend one of Providence's BSN schools, you can expect to pay an average of $17,666 per year in instate tuition and $26,746 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $800 for BSN related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $8,818 per year, on average, for room and board at Providence-based BSN schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $12,942.
If you decide to work as a nurse in Providence, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 12,450 nurses in Rhode Island, 14,550 were working in the greater Providence area. The government projects that the number of nurses in Providence will increase by 18% 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 Providence is $69,220 per year. This is the same as the state-wide average salary for nurses.
600 Mount Pleasant Ave, Providence, Rhode Island 02908
Less than 1 year certificate
200 High Service Ave, North Providence, Rhode Island 02904
2-4 years certificate