New Bern has a general population of 23,128 and an overall student population of 3,458. Approximately 3,458 of New Bern's students are enrolled in schools that offer BSN programs.
The largest BSN school in New Bern, by student population, is Craven Community College. Approximately 32 students graduated in 2010 from Craven Community College with credentials in BSN.
A total of 32 students graduated with credentials in BSN from BSN schools in New Bern in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $1,316 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,270 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a BSN program in New Bern.
If you decide to work as a nurse in New Bern, your job prospects are good. There were 84,300 nurses working in North Carolina and 3,370 working in the greater New Bern area in 2010. The number of nurses in New Bern is expected to increase by 27% 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 New Bern is $54,450 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for nurses.