Bennington has a general population of 9,168 and an overall student population of 1,294. Approximately 486 of Bennington's students are enrolled in schools that offer BSN programs.
The largest BSN school in Bennington, by student population, is Southern Vermont College. In 2010, Southern Vermont College graduated approximately 39 students from its BSN program.
In 2010, 39 students graduated with a BSN degree from one of Bennington's BSN schools. If you decide to attend a BSN school in Bennington, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $18,880.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,300 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a BSN program in Bennington. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $8,840 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $21,680.
After graduating with your credentials in BSN, if you decide to work as a nurse in Bennington, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 3 nurses in Vermont were working in the greater Bennington area. By the year 2018, the number of nurses is expected to increase by 20% in Bennington. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for nurses.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a nurse in Bennington is $60,850 per year, which is lower than the average for nurses state-wide.