McKenzie has a general population of 5,295 and an overall student population of 3,460. Approximately 2,975 of McKenzie's students are enrolled in schools that offer BSN programs.
The largest BSN school in McKenzie, by student population, is Bethel University. In 2010, Bethel University graduated approximately 22 students from its BSN program.
A reported 22 students graduated with credentials in BSN in McKenzie in 2010. If you decide to attend a BSN school in McKenzie, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $12,242.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,000 for BSN related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,926 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you plan on staying in McKenzie after graduating from BSN school, you should know that job prospects for nurses in McKenzie, which is the most popular BSN profession, are good. In 2010, of the 61,600 nurses in Tennessee, 2,200 were working in the greater McKenzie area. McKenzie's nurse workforce is projected 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 McKenzie is $52,650 per year, which is lower than the average for nurses state-wide.