With an overall population of 184,256 and a student population of 16,993, approximately 2,412 of Jackson students attend one of Jackson's schools that offer RN to BSN programs.
Jackson's largest RN to BSN school is University of Mississippi Medical Center. In 2010, University of Mississippi Medical Center graduated approximately 158 students from its RN to BSN program.
A total of 158 students graduated with credentials in RN to BSN from RN to BSN schools in Jackson in 2010.
If you decide to work as a nurse in Jackson, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 30,530 nurses in Mississippi, 8,000 were working in the greater Jackson area. The number of nurses in Jackson is expected to increase by 23% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for nurses.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a nurse in Jackson is $58,680 per year, which is higher than the average for nurses state-wide.