Waynesburg has a general population of 4,184 and an overall student population of 2,555. Approximately 2,515 of Waynesburg's students are enrolled in schools that offer BSN programs.
Waynesburg University is the largest BSN school in Waynesburg, based on student population. In 2010, Waynesburg University graduated approximately 259 students from its BSN program.
In 2010, 259 students graduated with a BSN degree from one of Waynesburg's BSN schools. If you decide to attend a BSN school in Waynesburg, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $17,760.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,300 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a BSN program in Waynesburg. And if you live on campus at one of the Waynesburg-based BSN schools, you will have an added expense of $7,370 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you plan on staying in Waynesburg after graduating from BSN school, you should know that job prospects for nurses in Waynesburg, which is the most popular BSN profession, are good. In 2010, there were 135,400 nurses in Pennsylvania. Of these nurses, 3,460 were working in the greater Waynesburg area. The number of nurses in Waynesburg is expected to increase by 16% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for nurses.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a nurse in Waynesburg is $50,220 per year, which is lower than the average for nurses state-wide.