With an overall population of 55,469 and a student population of 14,605, approximately 14,421 of Johnson City students attend one of Johnson City's schools that offer RN to BSN programs.
Johnson City's largest RN to BSN school is East Tennessee State University. Approximately 309 students graduated in 2010 from East Tennessee State University with credentials in RN to BSN.
A total of 309 students graduated with credentials in RN to BSN from RN to BSN schools in Johnson City in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at Johnson City's RN to 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, you should plan on spending an average of $1,090 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a RN to BSN program in Johnson City. And if you live on campus at one of the Johnson City-based RN to BSN schools, you will have an added expense of $5,500 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $13,891.
If you plan on staying in Johnson City after graduating from RN to BSN school, you should know that job prospects for nurses in Johnson City, which is the most popular RN to BSN profession, are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 15 nurses in Tennessee were working in the greater Johnson City area. Johnson City's nurse workforce is projected to 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.