Pikeville has a general population of 6,295 and an overall student population of 1,009. Approximately 1,009 of Pikeville's students are enrolled in schools that offer BSN programs.
Pikeville's largest BSN school is Pikeville College. Approximately 40 students graduated in 2010 from Pikeville College with credentials in BSN.
A reported 40 students graduated with credentials in BSN in Pikeville in 2010. In 2009 tuition at BSN schools in Pikeville was $14,535 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $2,000 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a BSN program in Pikeville. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,000 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $21,535.
After graduating with your credentials in BSN, if you decide to work as a nurse in Pikeville, your job prospects are good. There were 43,500 nurses working in Kentucky and 3,020 working in the greater Pikeville area in 2010. The government projects that the number of nurses in Pikeville will 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 Pikeville is $51,320 per year, which is lower than the average for nurses state-wide.