Kankakee has a general population of 27,491 and an overall student population of 4,298. Approximately 4,298 of Kankakee's students are enrolled in schools that offer BSN programs.
The largest BSN school in Kankakee, by student population, is Kankakee Community College. In 2010, approximately 60 students graduated from the BSN program at Kankakee Community College.
In 2010, 60 students graduated with a BSN degree in Kankakee. In 2009 tuition at BSN schools in Kankakee was $2,688 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $980 for BSN related books and supplies every year.
After graduating with your credentials in BSN, if you decide to work as a nurse in Kankakee, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 110,740 nurses in Illinois. Of these nurses, 1,090 were working in the greater Kankakee area. By the year 2018, the number of nurses is expected to increase by 20% in Kankakee. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for nurses.
As a nurse in Kankakee, you can expect to make an average salary of $61,950 per year. This is higher than the average salary for nurses in the state.