Berea has a total population of 9,851 and a student population of 1,548. Of these students, 1,548 are enrolled in schools that offer RN to BSN programs.
Berea's largest RN to BSN school is Berea College. In 2010, approximately 8 students graduated from the RN to BSN program at Berea College.
A total of 8 students graduated with credentials in RN to BSN from RN to BSN schools in Berea in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $876 per year in tuition costs.
You should also anticipate spending about $750 for RN to BSN related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Berea-based RN to BSN schools, you will have an added expense of $5,768 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
After graduating with your credentials in RN to BSN, if you decide to work as a nurse in Berea, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 43,500 nurses in Kentucky, 3,060 were working in the greater Berea area. By the year 2018, the number of nurses is expected to increase by 23% in Berea. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for nurses.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a nurse in Berea is $52,030 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for nurses.