Carson City has a total population of 52,457 and a student population of 5,355. Of these students, 5,229 are enrolled in schools that offer BSN programs.
Western Nevada College is the largest BSN school in Carson City, based on student population. Approximately 58 students graduated in 2010 from Western Nevada College with credentials in BSN.
A reported 58 students graduated with credentials in BSN in Carson City in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $2,010 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,310 for BSN related books and supplies each year.
If you plan on staying in Carson City after graduating from BSN school, you should know that job prospects for nurses in Carson City, which is the most popular BSN profession, are good. In 2010, of the 16,900 nurses in Nevada, 750 were working in the greater Carson City area. Carson City's nurse workforce is projected to increase by 19% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for nurses.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a nurse in Carson City is $78,190 per year, which is higher than the average for nurses state-wide.