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 RN to BSN programs.
The largest RN to BSN school in Hazard, by student population, is Hazard Community and Technical College. In 2010, Hazard Community and Technical College graduated approximately 47 students with credentials in RN to BSN.
In 2010, 47 students graduated with a RN to BSN degree from one of Hazard's RN to BSN schools. If you decide to attend a RN to BSN school in Hazard, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $3,000.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,000 for RN to BSN related books and supplies each year.
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. By the year 2018, the number of nurses is expected to increase by 23% in Hazard. This projected 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.