With an overall population of 306 and a student population of 6,305, approximately 6,305 of Alberta students attend one of Alberta's schools that offer BSN programs.
Of the 1 BSN schools in Alberta, the largest BSN school, by student population, is Southside Virginia Community College. Approximately 43 students graduated in 2010 from Southside Virginia Community College with credentials in BSN.
A total of 43 students graduated with credentials in BSN from BSN schools in Alberta in 2010. In 2009 tuition at BSN schools in Alberta was $2,856 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,150 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a BSN program in Alberta.
Many BSN graduates choose to work as nurses after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Alberta, your job prospects are good. There were 60,590 nurses working in Virginia and 1,310 working in the greater Alberta area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of nurses is expected to increase by 23% in Alberta. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for nurses.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a nurse in Alberta is $53,730 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for nurses.