With an overall population of 3,851 and a student population of 4,260, approximately 4,260 of Cisco students attend one of Cisco's schools that offer BSN programs.
The largest BSN school in Cisco, by student population, is Cisco College. In 2010, Cisco College graduated approximately 48 students from its BSN program.
In 2010, 48 students graduated with a BSN degree from one of Cisco's BSN schools. Tuition in 2009 at Cisco's BSN schools was $11,021 per year for instate students and $11,267 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $967 for BSN related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Cisco-based BSN schools, you will have an added expense of $3,400 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $7,521.
If you decide to work as a nurse in Cisco, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 166,240 nurses in Texas. Of these nurses, 3,840 were working in the greater Cisco area. The government projects that the number of nurses in Cisco will increase by 32% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for nurses.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a nurse in Cisco is $53,140 per year, which is lower than the average for nurses state-wide.