Wheeling, West Virginia has 2 RN to BSN schools for you to consider if you are interested in pursuing a degree in RN to BSN. With an overall population of 31,419 and a student population of 4,720, approximately 4,517 of Wheeling students attend one of Wheeling's schools that offer RN to BSN programs.
West Virginia Northern Community College is the largest RN to BSN school in Wheeling, based on student population. In 2010, West Virginia Northern Community College graduated approximately 91 students with credentials in RN to BSN.
In 2010, 151 students graduated with a RN to BSN degree in Wheeling. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $13,394 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $950 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a RN to BSN program in Wheeling. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $8,944 per year, on average, for room and board at Wheeling-based RN to BSN schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $16,520.
After graduating with your credentials in RN to BSN, if you decide to work as a nurse in Wheeling, your job prospects are good. There were 18,500 nurses working in West Virginia and 1,930 working in the greater Wheeling area in 2010. Wheeling's nurse workforce is projected to increase by 17% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for nurses.
As a nurse in Wheeling, you can expect to make an average salary of $40,690 per year. This is lower than the average salary for nurses in the state.
1704 Market St., Wheeling, West Virginia 26003-3699
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316 Washington Ave, Wheeling, West Virginia 26003