Dobson has a general population of 1,457 and an overall student population of 3,599. Approximately 3,599 of Dobson's students are enrolled in schools that offer RN to BSN programs.
The largest RN to BSN school in Dobson, by student population, is Surry Community College. In 2010, approximately 61 students graduated from the RN to BSN program at Surry Community College.
A reported 61 students graduated with credentials in RN to BSN in Dobson in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $1,703 per year in tuition costs.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,200 for RN to BSN related books and supplies every year.
Many RN to BSN graduates choose to work as nurses after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Dobson, your job prospects are good. There were 84,300 nurses working in North Carolina and 3,560 working in the greater Dobson area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of nurses is expected to increase by 27% in Dobson. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for nurses.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a nurse in Dobson is $53,110 per year, which is lower than the average for nurses state-wide.