Lebanon has a total population of 3,523 and a student population of 3,284. Of these students, 3,284 are enrolled in schools that offer BSN programs.
Of the 1 BSN schools in Lebanon, the largest BSN school, by student population, is McKendree University. Approximately 130 students graduated in 2010 from McKendree University with credentials in BSN.
A reported 130 students graduated with credentials in BSN in Lebanon in 2010. If you decide to attend a BSN school in Lebanon, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $22,070.
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 Lebanon. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $8,220 per year, on average, for room and board at Lebanon-based BSN schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $26,110.
After graduating with your credentials in BSN, if you decide to work as a nurse in Lebanon, your job prospects are good. There were 110,740 nurses working in Illinois and 35,270 working in the greater Lebanon area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of nurses is expected to increase by 20% in Lebanon. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for nurses.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a nurse in Lebanon is $57,800 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for nurses.