Paducah has a total population of 26,307 and a student population of 7,753. Of these students, 7,464 are enrolled in schools that offer BSN programs.
Of the 1 BSN schools in Paducah, the largest BSN school, by student population, is West Kentucky Community and Technical College. Approximately 75 students graduated in 2010 from West Kentucky Community and Technical College with credentials in BSN.
A reported 75 students graduated with credentials in BSN in Paducah in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $3,000 per year in tuition costs.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,000 for BSN related books and supplies every year.
If you decide to work as a nurse in Paducah, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 43,500 nurses in Kentucky, 3,760 were working in the greater Paducah area. Paducah'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 Paducah, you can expect to make an average salary of $52,020 per year. This is lower than the average salary for nurses in the state.