With an overall population of 4,943 and a student population of 1,556, approximately 1,556 of Marion students attend one of Marion's schools that offer BSN programs.
Of the 1 BSN schools in Marion, the largest BSN school, by student population, is McDowell Technical Community College. In 2010, approximately 17 students graduated from the BSN program at McDowell Technical Community College.
In 2010, 17 students graduated with a BSN degree in Marion. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $1,668 per year in tuition costs.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,000 for BSN related books and supplies every year.
After graduating with your credentials in BSN, if you decide to work as a nurse in Marion, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 25 nurses in North Carolina were working in the greater Marion area. By the year 2018, the number of nurses is expected to increase by 27% in Marion. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for nurses.
As a nurse in Marion, you can expect to make an average salary of $53,110 per year. This is lower than the average salary for nurses in the state.