Arlington has a total population of 332,969 and a student population of 30,763. Of these students, 28,085 are enrolled in schools that offer RN to BSN programs.
Arlington's largest RN to BSN school is The University of Texas at Arlington. Approximately 430 students graduated in 2010 from The University of Texas at Arlington with credentials in RN to BSN.
A total of 430 students graduated with credentials in RN to BSN from RN to BSN schools in Arlington in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at Arlington's RN to BSN schools was $19,181 per year for instate students and $25,829 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $908 for RN to BSN related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,097 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $13,084.
After graduating with your credentials in RN to BSN, if you decide to work as a nurse in Arlington, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 166,240 nurses in Texas, 14,780 were working in the greater Arlington area. The number of nurses in Arlington is expected to increase by 32% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for nurses.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a nurse in Arlington is $65,100 per year, which is higher than the average for nurses state-wide.