Wesson has a general population of 1,693 and an overall student population of 3,740. Approximately 3,740 of Wesson's students are enrolled in schools that offer RN to BSN programs.
Wesson's largest RN to BSN school is Copiah-Lincoln Community College. In 2010, approximately 24 students graduated from the RN to BSN program at Copiah-Lincoln Community College.
In 2010, 24 students graduated with a RN to BSN degree from one of Wesson's RN to BSN schools. If you decide to attend a RN to BSN school in Wesson, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $1,820.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,000 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a RN to BSN program in Wesson. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $3,050 per year, on average, for room and board at Wesson-based RN to BSN schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $6,285.
After graduating with your credentials in RN to BSN, if you decide to work as a nurse in Wesson, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 30,530 nurses in Mississippi, 8,000 were working in the greater Wesson area. By the year 2018, the number of nurses is expected to increase by 23% in Wesson. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for nurses.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a nurse in Wesson is $58,680 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for nurses.