With an overall population of 20,235 and a student population of 1,727, approximately 1,355 of Lebanon students attend one of Lebanon's schools that offer RN to BSN programs.
The largest RN to BSN school in Lebanon, by student population, is Cumberland University. Approximately 82 students graduated in 2010 from Cumberland University with credentials in RN to BSN.
In 2010, 82 students graduated with a RN to BSN degree from one of Lebanon's RN to BSN schools. In 2009 tuition at RN to BSN schools in Lebanon was $17,430 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,280 for RN to BSN related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $5,950 per year, on average, for room and board at Lebanon-based RN to BSN schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $27,930.
After graduating with your credentials in RN to BSN, if you decide to work as a nurse in Lebanon, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 61,600 nurses in Tennessee, 14,860 were working in the greater Lebanon area. The government projects that the number of nurses in Lebanon will 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 Lebanon is $60,210 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for nurses.