With an overall population of 35,133 and a student population of 29,308, approximately 28,017 of Lake Worth students attend one of Lake Worth's schools that offer RN to BSN programs.
Lake Worth's largest RN to BSN school is Palm Beach State College. Approximately 173 students graduated in 2010 from Palm Beach State College with credentials in RN to BSN.
A total of 173 students graduated with credentials in RN to BSN from RN to BSN schools in Lake Worth in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $1,990 per year in tuition costs.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,750 for RN to BSN related books and supplies every year.
Many RN to BSN graduates choose to work as nurses after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Lake Worth, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 15 nurses in Florida were working in the greater Lake Worth area. Lake Worth's nurse workforce is projected 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 Lake Worth is $64,390 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for nurses.