With an overall population of 38,310 and a student population of 1,757, approximately 1,021 of Muskogee students attend one of Muskogee's schools that offer BSN programs.
Muskogee's largest BSN school is Bacone College. In 2010, Bacone College graduated approximately 33 students with credentials in BSN.
In 2010, 33 students graduated with a BSN degree in Muskogee. If you decide to attend a BSN school in Muskogee, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $11,700.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $2,000 for BSN related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Muskogee-based BSN schools, you will have an added expense of $7,400 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you decide to work as a nurse in Muskogee, your job prospects are good. There were 27,920 nurses working in Oklahoma and 2,310 working in the greater Muskogee area in 2010. The number of nurses in Muskogee is expected to increase by 27% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for nurses.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a nurse in Muskogee is $53,540 per year, which is higher than the average for nurses state-wide.