With an overall population of 8,177 and a student population of 1,593, approximately 1,593 of Lancaster students attend one of Lancaster's schools that offer BSN programs.
University of South Carolina-Lancaster is the largest BSN school in Lancaster, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 12 students graduated from the BSN program at University of South Carolina-Lancaster.
A total of 12 students graduated with credentials in BSN from BSN schools in Lancaster in 2010. In 2009 tuition at BSN schools in Lancaster was $5,528 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,036 for BSN related books and supplies each year.
If you decide to work as a nurse in Lancaster, your job prospects are good. There were 38,400 nurses working in South Carolina and 2,190 working in the greater Lancaster area in 2010. Lancaster's nurse workforce is projected to increase by 25% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for nurses.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a nurse in Lancaster is $53,030 per year, which is lower than the average for nurses state-wide.