Longview has a general population of 34,660 and an overall student population of 4,377. Approximately 4,290 of Longview's students are enrolled in schools that offer BSN programs.
Lower Columbia College is the largest BSN school in Longview, based on student population. In 2010, Lower Columbia College graduated approximately 61 students from its BSN program.
In 2010, 61 students graduated with a BSN degree in Longview. If you decide to attend a BSN school in Longview, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $3,132.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,185 for BSN related books and supplies every year.
After graduating with your credentials in BSN, if you decide to work as a nurse in Longview, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 54,560 nurses in Washington State. Of these nurses, 800 were working in the greater Longview area. Longview's nurse workforce is projected to increase by 30% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for nurses.
As a nurse in Longview, you can expect to make an average salary of $73,680 per year. This is higher than the average salary for nurses in the state.