Ashland has a general population of 21,981 and an overall student population of 4,419. Approximately 4,419 of Ashland's students are enrolled in schools that offer BSN programs.
The largest BSN school in Ashland, by student population, is Ashland Community and Technical College. Approximately 61 students graduated in 2010 from Ashland Community and Technical College with credentials in BSN.
A reported 61 students graduated with credentials in BSN in Ashland in 2010. In 2009 tuition at BSN schools in Ashland was $3,000 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,000 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a BSN program in Ashland.
Many BSN graduates choose to work as nurses after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Ashland, your job prospects are good. There were 43,500 nurses working in Kentucky and 4,600 working in the greater Ashland area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of nurses is expected to increase by 23% in Ashland. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for nurses.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a nurse in Ashland is $54,770 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for nurses.