Pikeville has a total population of 6,295 and a student population of 1,009. Of these students, 1,009 are enrolled in schools that offer RN to BSN programs.
Of the 1 RN to BSN schools in Pikeville, the largest RN to BSN school, by student population, is Pikeville College. Approximately 40 students graduated in 2010 from Pikeville College with credentials in RN to BSN.
A reported 40 students graduated with credentials in RN to BSN in Pikeville in 2010. If you decide to attend a RN to BSN school in Pikeville, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $14,535.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $2,000 for RN to BSN related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,000 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $21,535.
If you decide to work as a nurse in Pikeville, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 43,500 nurses in Kentucky. Of these nurses, 3,020 were working in the greater Pikeville area. The government projects that the number of nurses in Pikeville will increase by 23% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for nurses.
As a nurse in Pikeville, you can expect to make an average salary of $51,320 per year. This is lower than the average salary for nurses in the state.