Hazard has a general population of 4,806 and an overall student population of 4,713. Approximately 4,713 of Hazard's students are enrolled in schools that offer BSN programs.
Hazard's largest BSN school is Hazard Community and Technical College. Approximately 47 students graduated in 2010 from Hazard Community and Technical College with credentials in BSN.
In 2010, 47 students graduated with a BSN degree from one of Hazard's BSN schools. 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 Hazard.
If you decide to work as a nurse in Hazard, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 10 nurses in Kentucky were working in the greater Hazard area. The number of nurses in Hazard is expected 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 Hazard is $51,320 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for nurses.