Chanute has a total population of 9,411 and a student population of 2,275. Of these students, 2,275 are enrolled in schools that offer RN to BSN programs.
Of the 1 RN to BSN schools in Chanute, the largest RN to BSN school, by student population, is Neosho County Community College. In 2010, Neosho County Community College graduated approximately 118 students with credentials in RN to BSN.
A total of 118 students graduated with credentials in RN to BSN from RN to BSN schools in Chanute in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $9,448 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Chanute RN to BSN schools was an average of $10,216 per year in 2009.
You should also anticipate spending about $320 for RN to BSN related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $4,600 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $4,748.
If you plan on staying in Chanute after graduating from RN to BSN school, you should know that job prospects for nurses in Chanute, which is the most popular RN to BSN profession, are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 5 nurses in Kansas were working in the greater Chanute area. Chanute's nurse workforce is projected to increase by 21% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for nurses.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a nurse in Chanute is $48,960 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for nurses.