With an overall population of 5,003 and a student population of 809, approximately 809 of Keene students attend one of Keene's schools that offer BSN programs.
Southwestern Adventist University is the largest BSN school in Keene, based on student population. In 2010, Southwestern Adventist University graduated approximately 38 students from its BSN program.
A reported 38 students graduated with credentials in BSN in Keene in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $16,216 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,008 for BSN related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Keene-based BSN schools, you will have an added expense of $7,148 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $19,576.
After graduating with your credentials in BSN, if you decide to work as a nurse in Keene, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 166,240 nurses in Texas, 14,780 were working in the greater Keene area. By the year 2018, the number of nurses is expected to increase by 32% in Keene. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for nurses.
As a nurse in Keene, you can expect to make an average salary of $65,100 per year. This is higher than the average salary for nurses in the state.