Canton has a general population of 2,557 and an overall student population of 754. Approximately 754 of Canton's students are enrolled in schools that offer BSN programs.
The largest BSN school in Canton, by student population, is Culver-Stockton College. In 2010, Culver-Stockton College graduated approximately 14 students with credentials in BSN.
In 2010, 14 students graduated with a BSN degree from one of Canton's BSN schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $22,550 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,000 for BSN related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Canton-based BSN schools, you will have an added expense of $7,400 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
Many BSN graduates choose to work as nurses after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Canton, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 12 nurses in Missouri were working in the greater Canton area. By the year 2018, the number of nurses is expected to increase by 17% in Canton. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for nurses.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a nurse in Canton is $48,300 per year, which is lower than the average for nurses state-wide.