With an overall population of 23,462 and a student population of 5,674, approximately 5,674 of Park Forest students attend one of Park Forest's schools that offer BSN programs.
The largest BSN school in Park Forest, by student population, is Governors State University. In 2010, Governors State University graduated approximately 18 students from its BSN program.
In 2010, 18 students graduated with a BSN degree in Park Forest.
If you decide to work as a nurse in Park Forest, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 110,740 nurses in Illinois. Of these nurses, 76,600 were working in the greater Park Forest area. The number of nurses in Park Forest is expected to increase by 20% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for nurses.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a nurse in Park Forest is $69,850 per year, which is higher than the average for nurses state-wide.