With an overall population of 11,352 and a student population of 8,195, approximately 8,195 of Somerset students attend one of Somerset's schools that offer BSN programs.
Of the 1 BSN schools in Somerset, the largest BSN school, by student population, is Somerset Community College. In 2010, approximately 55 students graduated from the BSN program at Somerset Community College.
A reported 55 students graduated with credentials in BSN in Somerset in 2010. In 2009 tuition at BSN schools in Somerset was $3,000 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,000 for BSN related books and supplies each year.
If you decide to work as a nurse in Somerset, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 43,500 nurses in Kentucky. Of these nurses, 3,330 were working in the greater Somerset area. By the year 2018, the number of nurses is expected to increase by 23% in Somerset. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for nurses.
As a nurse in Somerset, you can expect to make an average salary of $55,800 per year. This is higher than the average salary for nurses in the state.