There are 2 BSN schools in Macon, Georgia. With an overall population of 97,255 and a student population of 22,393, approximately 14,687 of Macon students attend one of Macon's schools that offer BSN programs.
Mercer University is the largest BSN school in Macon, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 126 students graduated from the BSN program at Mercer University.
A total of 229 students graduated with credentials in BSN from BSN schools in Macon in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $15,922 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,182 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a BSN program in Macon. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $8,788 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $20,180.
Many BSN graduates choose to work as nurses after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Macon, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 66,610 nurses in Georgia, 2,810 were working in the greater Macon area. Macon's nurse workforce is projected to increase by 35% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for nurses.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a nurse in Macon is $56,680 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for nurses.
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