Sylva has a total population of 2,435 and a student population of 2,698. Of these students, 2,698 are enrolled in schools that offer BSN programs.
Southwestern Community College is the largest BSN school in Sylva, based on student population. In 2010, Southwestern Community College graduated approximately 26 students from its BSN program.
In 2010, 26 students graduated with a BSN degree in Sylva. If you decide to attend a BSN school in Sylva, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $1,465.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,125 for BSN related books and supplies each year.
Many BSN graduates choose to work as nurses after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Sylva, your job prospects are good. There were 84,300 nurses working in North Carolina and 3,560 working in the greater Sylva area in 2010. Sylva's nurse workforce is projected to increase by 27% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for nurses.
As a nurse in Sylva, you can expect to make an average salary of $53,110 per year. This is lower than the average salary for nurses in the state.