Frankfort has a general population of 27,741 and an overall student population of 2,834. Approximately 2,834 of Frankfort's students are enrolled in schools that offer RN to BSN programs.
Of the 1 RN to BSN schools in Frankfort, the largest RN to BSN school, by student population, is Kentucky State University. In 2010, Kentucky State University graduated approximately 37 students from its RN to BSN program.
A reported 37 students graduated with credentials in RN to BSN in Frankfort in 2010. If you decide to attend one of Frankfort's RN to BSN schools, you can expect to pay an average of $16,466 per year in instate tuition and $24,428 per year in out of state tuition.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,300 for RN to BSN related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,480 per year, on average, for room and board at Frankfort-based RN to BSN schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
Many RN to BSN graduates choose to work as nurses after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Frankfort, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 43,500 nurses in Kentucky. Of these nurses, 3,060 were working in the greater Frankfort area. By the year 2018, the number of nurses is expected to increase by 23% in Frankfort. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for nurses.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a nurse in Frankfort is $52,030 per year, which is lower than the average for nurses state-wide.