With an overall population of 10,955 and a student population of 7,130, approximately 7,130 of Nanticoke students attend one of Nanticoke's schools that offer BSN programs.
Of the 1 BSN schools in Nanticoke, the largest BSN school, by student population, is Luzerne County Community College. In 2010, Luzerne County Community College graduated approximately 115 students with credentials in BSN.
A reported 115 students graduated with credentials in BSN in Nanticoke in 2010. If you decide to attend a BSN school in Nanticoke, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $3,090.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,500 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a BSN program in Nanticoke.
Many BSN graduates choose to work as nurses after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Nanticoke, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 21 nurses in Pennsylvania were working in the greater Nanticoke area. Nanticoke's nurse workforce is projected to increase by 16% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for nurses.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a nurse in Nanticoke is $54,470 per year, which is lower than the average for nurses state-wide.