McKees Rocks has a total population of 6,622 and a student population of 86. Of these students, 86 are enrolled in schools that offer BSN programs.
The largest BSN school in McKees Rocks, by student population, is Ohio Valley Hospital School of Nursing. Approximately 23 students graduated in 2010 from Ohio Valley Hospital School of Nursing with credentials in BSN.
In 2010, 23 students graduated with a BSN certificate in McKees Rocks. In 2009 tuition at BSN schools in McKees Rocks was $13,229 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,500 for BSN related books and supplies every year.
If you plan on staying in McKees Rocks after graduating from BSN school, you should know that job prospects for nurses in McKees Rocks, which is the most popular BSN profession, are good. In 2010, there were 135,400 nurses in Pennsylvania. Of these nurses, 28,920 were working in the greater McKees Rocks area. The number of nurses in McKees Rocks is expected to increase by 16% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for nurses.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a nurse in McKees Rocks is $59,370 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for nurses.