With an overall population of 18,504 and a student population of 12,376, approximately 12,376 of Brookings students attend one of Brookings's schools that offer RN to BSN programs.
South Dakota State University is the largest RN to BSN school in Brookings, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 328 students graduated from the RN to BSN program at South Dakota State University.
In 2010, 328 students graduated with a RN to BSN degree from one of Brookings's RN to BSN schools. If you decide to attend one of Brookings's RN to BSN schools, you can expect to pay an average of $16,195 per year in instate tuition and $17,568 per year in out of state tuition.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,068 for RN to BSN related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Brookings-based RN to BSN schools, you will have an added expense of $5,669 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a nurse in Brookings is $47,400 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for nurses.