Pottsville has a general population of 15,549 and an overall student population of 2,811. Approximately 61 of Pottsville's students are enrolled in schools that offer RN to BSN programs.
The largest RN to BSN school in Pottsville, by student population, is Schuylkill Health School of Nursing. In 2010, approximately 23 students graduated from the RN to BSN program at Schuylkill Health School of Nursing.
In 2010, 23 students graduated with a RN to BSN certificate in Pottsville.
If you decide to work as a nurse in Pottsville, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 135,400 nurses in Pennsylvania, 6,650 were working in the greater Pottsville area. Pottsville's nurse workforce is projected to increase by 16% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for nurses.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a nurse in Pottsville is $58,640 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for nurses.