Johnson City has a total population of 55,469 and a student population of 14,605. Of these students, 14,421 are enrolled in schools that offer BSN programs.
Of the 1 BSN schools in Johnson City, the largest BSN school, by student population, is East Tennessee State University. Approximately 309 students graduated in 2010 from East Tennessee State University with credentials in BSN.
A total of 309 students graduated with credentials in BSN from BSN schools in Johnson City in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at Johnson City's BSN schools was $19,391 per year for instate students and $31,319 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,090 for BSN related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $5,500 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $13,891.
Many BSN graduates choose to work as nurses after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Johnson City, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 61,600 nurses in Tennessee, 2,690 were working in the greater Johnson City area. The government projects that the number of nurses in Johnson City will increase by 16% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for nurses.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a nurse in Johnson City is $54,750 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for nurses.