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 RN to BSN programs.
Of the 1 RN to BSN schools in Youngwood, the largest RN to BSN school, by student population, is Westmoreland County Community College. In 2010, approximately 141 students graduated from the RN to BSN program at Westmoreland County Community College.
In 2010, 141 students graduated with a RN to BSN degree in Youngwood. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $2,700 per year in tuition costs.
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 RN to BSN program in Youngwood.
After graduating with your credentials in RN to BSN, if you decide to work as a nurse in Youngwood, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 4 nurses in Pennsylvania were working in the greater Youngwood area. 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.