Morganton has a general population of 17,310 and an overall student population of 3,322. Approximately 3,322 of Morganton's students are enrolled in schools that offer BSN programs.
The largest BSN school in Morganton, by student population, is Western Piedmont Community College. In 2010, Western Piedmont Community College graduated approximately 21 students with credentials in BSN.
A reported 21 students graduated with credentials in BSN in Morganton in 2010. If you decide to attend a BSN school in Morganton, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $1,627.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,160 for BSN related books and supplies every year.
If you decide to work as a nurse in Morganton, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 30 nurses in North Carolina were working in the greater Morganton area. Morganton's nurse workforce is projected to increase by 27% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for nurses.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a nurse in Morganton is $55,380 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for nurses.