If you decide that you want to get a BSN degree, then you might want to consider attending one of the 2 BSN schools in Wilson, North Carolina. With an overall population of 44,405 and a student population of 3,319, approximately 3,269 of Wilson students attend one of Wilson's schools that offer BSN programs.
The largest BSN school in Wilson, by student population, is Barton College. In 2010, approximately 37 students graduated from the BSN program at Barton College.
In 2010, 60 students graduated with a BSN degree in Wilson. In 2009 tuition at BSN schools in Wilson was $11,167 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,050 for BSN related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,012 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $18,401.
After graduating with your credentials in BSN, if you decide to work as a nurse in Wilson, your job prospects are good. There were 84,300 nurses working in North Carolina and 5,820 working in the greater Wilson area in 2010. The number of nurses in Wilson 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 Wilson is $55,470 per year, which is lower than the average for nurses state-wide.