With an overall population of 3,159 and a student population of 2,855, approximately 2,855 of Wilkesboro students attend one of Wilkesboro's schools that offer RN to BSN programs.
Wilkesboro's largest RN to BSN school is Wilkes Community College. In 2010, approximately 39 students graduated from the RN to BSN program at Wilkes Community College.
In 2010, 39 students graduated with a RN to BSN degree in Wilkesboro. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $1,719 per year in tuition costs.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,100 for RN to BSN related books and supplies every year.
If you decide to work as a nurse in Wilkesboro, your job prospects are good. There were 84,300 nurses working in North Carolina and 3,560 working in the greater Wilkesboro area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of nurses is expected to increase by 27% in Wilkesboro. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for nurses.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a nurse in Wilkesboro is $53,110 per year, which is lower than the average for nurses state-wide.