Clemson has a general population of 11,939 and an overall student population of 19,111. Approximately 19,111 of Clemson's students are enrolled in schools that offer RN to BSN programs.
Clemson's largest RN to BSN school is Clemson University. Approximately 141 students graduated in 2010 from Clemson University with credentials in RN to BSN.
In 2010, 141 students graduated with a RN to BSN degree in Clemson. Tuition in 2009 at Clemson's RN to BSN schools was $23,478 per year for instate students and $37,788 per year for out of state students.
You should also anticipate spending about $922 for RN to BSN related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Clemson-based RN to BSN schools, you will have an added expense of $6,774 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $17,352.
If you plan on staying in Clemson after graduating from RN to BSN school, you should know that job prospects for nurses in Clemson, which is the most popular RN to BSN profession, are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 6 nurses in South Carolina were working in the greater Clemson area. The government projects that the number of nurses in Clemson will increase by 25% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for nurses.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a nurse in Clemson is $58,190 per year, which is higher than the average for nurses state-wide.