Hopkinsville has a total population of 30,089 and a student population of 3,753. Of these students, 3,753 are enrolled in schools that offer BSN programs.
The largest BSN school in Hopkinsville, by student population, is Hopkinsville Community College. In 2010, Hopkinsville Community College graduated approximately 46 students from its BSN program.
In 2010, 46 students graduated with a BSN degree from one of Hopkinsville's BSN schools. In 2009 tuition at BSN schools in Hopkinsville was $3,000 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,000 for BSN related books and supplies every year.
Many BSN graduates choose to work as nurses after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Hopkinsville, your job prospects are good. There were 43,500 nurses working in Kentucky and 1,410 working in the greater Hopkinsville area in 2010. Hopkinsville'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.
As a nurse in Hopkinsville, you can expect to make an average salary of $55,720 per year. This is higher than the average salary for nurses in the state.