Lancaster has a total population of 8,177 and a student population of 1,593. Of these students, 1,593 are enrolled in schools that offer RN to BSN programs.
The largest RN to BSN school in Lancaster, by student population, is University of South Carolina-Lancaster. In 2010, University of South Carolina-Lancaster graduated approximately 12 students with credentials in RN to BSN.
In 2010, 12 students graduated with a RN to BSN degree in Lancaster. If you decide to attend a RN to BSN school in Lancaster, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $5,528.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,036 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a RN to BSN program in Lancaster.
Many RN to BSN graduates choose to work as nurses after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Lancaster, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 17 nurses in South Carolina were working in the greater Lancaster area. 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. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for nurses.