Elizabethtown has a total population of 22,542 and a student population of 7,132. Of these students, 6,913 are enrolled in schools that offer BSN programs.
Of the 1 BSN schools in Elizabethtown, the largest BSN school, by student population, is Elizabethtown Community and Technical College. In 2010, approximately 39 students graduated from the BSN program at Elizabethtown Community and Technical College.
In 2010, 39 students graduated with a BSN degree in Elizabethtown. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $3,000 per year in tuition costs.
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 Elizabethtown.
After graduating with your credentials in BSN, if you decide to work as a nurse in Elizabethtown, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 43,500 nurses in Kentucky. Of these nurses, 1,030 were working in the greater Elizabethtown area. Elizabethtown's nurse workforce is projected to increase by 23% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for nurses.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a nurse in Elizabethtown is $59,990 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for nurses.