Arlington has a total population of 189,453 and a student population of 4,947. Of these students, 3,480 are enrolled in schools that offer BSN programs.
Marymount University is the largest BSN school in Arlington, based on student population. In 2010, Marymount University graduated approximately 128 students from its BSN program.
A reported 128 students graduated with credentials in BSN in Arlington in 2010. In 2009 tuition at BSN schools in Arlington was $22,620 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $800 for BSN related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $9,745 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $25,070.
If you decide to work as a nurse in Arlington, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 1 nurses in Virginia were working in the greater Arlington area. Arlington's nurse workforce is projected to increase by 23% 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 Arlington is $73,550 per year, which is higher than the average for nurses state-wide.