Walla Walla has a general population of 29,686 and an overall student population of 6,568. Approximately 5,053 of Walla Walla's students are enrolled in schools that offer BSN programs.
Walla Walla's largest BSN school is Walla Walla Community College. In 2010, approximately 126 students graduated from the BSN program at Walla Walla Community College.
A reported 126 students graduated with credentials in BSN in Walla Walla in 2010. In 2009 tuition at BSN schools in Walla Walla was $3,171 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $972 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a BSN program in Walla Walla.
Many BSN graduates choose to work as nurses after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Walla Walla, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 54,560 nurses in Washington State, 1,460 were working in the greater Walla Walla area. The number of nurses in Walla Walla is expected to increase by 30% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for nurses.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a nurse in Walla Walla is $61,700 per year, which is lower than the average for nurses state-wide.