With an overall population of 7,760 and a student population of 2,150, approximately 2,150 of Jefferson City students attend one of Jefferson City's schools that offer BSN programs.
Carson-Newman College is the largest BSN school in Jefferson City, based on student population. In 2010, Carson-Newman College graduated approximately 1 students from its BSN program.
A total of 1 students graduated with credentials in BSN from BSN schools in Jefferson City in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $18,702 per year in tuition costs.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,088 for BSN related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $5,796 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $23,590.
Many BSN graduates choose to work as nurses after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Jefferson City, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 61,600 nurses in Tennessee, 750 were working in the greater Jefferson City area. The government projects that the number of nurses in Jefferson City will 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 Jefferson City is $53,310 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for nurses.