Jefferson City has a general population of 7,760 and an overall student population of 2,150. Approximately 2,150 of Jefferson City's students are enrolled in schools that offer RN to BSN programs.
Jefferson City's largest RN to BSN school is Carson-Newman College. In 2010, Carson-Newman College graduated approximately 1 students from its RN to BSN program.
In 2010, 1 students graduated with a RN to BSN degree in Jefferson City. If you decide to attend a RN to BSN school in Jefferson City, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $18,702.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,088 for RN to BSN related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Jefferson City-based RN to BSN schools, you will have an added expense of $5,796 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $23,590.
Many RN to BSN graduates choose to work as nurses after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Jefferson City, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 55 nurses in Tennessee were working in the greater Jefferson City area. The government projects that the number of nurses in Jefferson City will increase by 16% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for nurses.
As a nurse in Jefferson City, you can expect to make an average salary of $53,310 per year. This is higher than the average salary for nurses in the state.