Hillsboro has a general population of 8,232 and an overall student population of 4,294. Approximately 4,294 of Hillsboro's students are enrolled in schools that offer BSN programs.
Hill College is the largest BSN school in Hillsboro, based on student population. In 2010, Hill College graduated approximately 16 students from its BSN program.
A reported 16 students graduated with credentials in BSN in Hillsboro in 2010. If you decide to attend one of Hillsboro's BSN schools, you can expect to pay an average of $11,605 per year in instate tuition and $12,005 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $2,300 for BSN related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $3,150 per year, on average, for room and board at Hillsboro-based BSN schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $9,588.
After graduating with your credentials in BSN, if you decide to work as a nurse in Hillsboro, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 86 nurses in Texas were working in the greater Hillsboro area. By the year 2018, the number of nurses is expected to increase by 32% in Hillsboro. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for nurses.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a nurse in Hillsboro is $58,150 per year, which is lower than the average for nurses state-wide.