Thomasville has a general population of 18,162 and an overall student population of 2,694. Approximately 1,721 of Thomasville's students are enrolled in schools that offer BSN programs.
Southwest Georgia Technical College is the largest BSN school in Thomasville, based on student population. In 2010, Southwest Georgia Technical College graduated approximately 55 students from its BSN program.
In 2010, 55 students graduated with a BSN degree from one of Thomasville's BSN schools. In 2009 tuition at BSN schools in Thomasville was $2,043 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,200 for BSN related books and supplies every year.
If you plan on staying in Thomasville after graduating from BSN school, you should know that job prospects for nurses in Thomasville, which is the most popular BSN profession, are good. In 2010, there were 66,610 nurses in Georgia. Of these nurses, 3,340 were working in the greater Thomasville area. The government projects that the number of nurses in Thomasville will 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 Thomasville is $51,240 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for nurses.