With an overall population of 37,516 and a student population of 17,136, approximately 17,110 of Fort Pierce students attend one of Fort Pierce's schools that offer RN to BSN programs.
Of the 1 RN to BSN schools in Fort Pierce, the largest RN to BSN school, by student population, is Indian River State College. In 2010, Indian River State College graduated approximately 147 students with credentials in RN to BSN.
A reported 147 students graduated with credentials in RN to BSN in Fort Pierce in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $2,246 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,000 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a RN to BSN program in Fort Pierce.
If you decide to work as a nurse in Fort Pierce, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 151,100 nurses in Florida, 2,430 were working in the greater Fort Pierce area. The number of nurses in Fort Pierce is expected to increase by 24% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for nurses.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a nurse in Fort Pierce is $59,780 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for nurses.