Bristol has a total population of 24,821 and a student population of 1,804. Of these students, 1,804 are enrolled in schools that offer BSN programs.
Bristol's largest BSN school is King College. In 2010, King College graduated approximately 208 students from its BSN program.
A reported 208 students graduated with credentials in BSN in Bristol in 2010. In 2009 tuition at BSN schools in Bristol was $21,880 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,200 for BSN related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,418 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $27,980.
Many BSN graduates choose to work as nurses after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Bristol, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 61,600 nurses in Tennessee. Of these nurses, 3,130 were working in the greater Bristol area. The number of nurses in Bristol is expected 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 Bristol is $48,170 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for nurses.