Riverton has a total population of 9,310 and a student population of 2,330. Of these students, 2,330 are enrolled in schools that offer BSN programs.
Central Wyoming College is the largest BSN school in Riverton, based on student population. Approximately 26 students graduated in 2010 from Central Wyoming College with credentials in BSN.
A reported 26 students graduated with credentials in BSN in Riverton in 2010. If you decide to attend one of Riverton's BSN schools, you can expect to pay an average of $10,381 per year in instate tuition and $13,645 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,000 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a BSN program in Riverton. And if you live on campus at one of the Riverton-based BSN schools, you will have an added expense of $3,735 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $5,136.
If you decide to work as a nurse in Riverton, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 4,840 nurses in Wyoming, 770 were working in the greater Riverton area. The government projects that the number of nurses in Riverton will increase by 28% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for nurses.
As a nurse in Riverton, you can expect to make an average salary of $52,120 per year. This is lower than the average salary for nurses in the state.