With an overall population of 22,698 and a student population of 21,505, approximately 19,086 of Statesboro students attend one of Statesboro's schools that offer BSN programs.
The largest BSN school in Statesboro, by student population, is Georgia Southern University. In 2010, approximately 127 students graduated from the BSN program at Georgia Southern University.
In 2010, 127 students graduated with a BSN degree from one of Statesboro's BSN schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $17,640 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Statesboro BSN schools was an average of $29,616 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,200 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a BSN program in Statesboro. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,900 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you decide to work as a nurse in Statesboro, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 66,610 nurses in Georgia. Of these nurses, 1,300 were working in the greater Statesboro area. By the year 2018, the number of nurses is expected to increase by 35% in Statesboro. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for nurses.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a nurse in Statesboro is $55,350 per year, which is lower than the average for nurses state-wide.