With an overall population of 5,295 and a student population of 3,460, approximately 2,975 of McKenzie students attend one of McKenzie's schools that offer RN to BSN programs.
Of the 1 RN to BSN schools in McKenzie, the largest RN to BSN school, by student population, is Bethel University. In 2010, Bethel University graduated approximately 22 students from its RN to BSN program.
A reported 22 students graduated with credentials in RN to BSN in McKenzie in 2010. In 2009 tuition at RN to BSN schools in McKenzie was $12,242 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,000 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a RN to BSN program in McKenzie. And if you live on campus at one of the McKenzie-based RN to BSN schools, you will have an added expense of $6,926 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you decide to work as a nurse in McKenzie, your job prospects 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 projected 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. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for nurses.