With an overall population of 4,138 and a student population of 7,089, approximately 7,089 of Youngwood students attend one of Youngwood's schools that offer BSN programs.
Of the 1 BSN schools in Youngwood, the largest BSN school, by student population, is Westmoreland County Community College. In 2010, approximately 141 students graduated from the BSN program at Westmoreland County Community College.
In 2010, 141 students graduated with a BSN degree from one of Youngwood's BSN schools. If you decide to attend a BSN school in Youngwood, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $2,700.
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 Youngwood.
After graduating with your credentials in BSN, if you decide to work as a nurse in Youngwood, your job prospects are good. There were 135,400 nurses working in Pennsylvania and 28,920 working in the greater Youngwood area in 2010. Youngwood's nurse workforce is projected 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 Youngwood is $59,370 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for nurses.