Marianna has a general population of 6,230 and an overall student population of 2,341. Approximately 2,341 of Marianna's students are enrolled in schools that offer RN to BSN programs.
Chipola College is the largest RN to BSN school in Marianna, based on student population. In 2010, Chipola College graduated approximately 75 students from its RN to BSN program.
A reported 75 students graduated with credentials in RN to BSN in Marianna in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $10,945 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Marianna RN to BSN schools was an average of $15,709 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $800 for RN to BSN related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $1,200 per year, on average, for room and board at Marianna-based RN to BSN schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $7,798.
If you plan on staying in Marianna after graduating from RN to BSN school, you should know that job prospects for nurses in Marianna, which is the most popular RN to BSN profession, are good. There were 151,100 nurses working in Florida and 930 working in the greater Marianna area in 2010. The government projects that the number of nurses in Marianna will increase by 24% 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 Marianna is $54,230 per year, which is lower than the average for nurses state-wide.