Marshall has a total population of 23,935 and a student population of 3,379. Of these students, 1,179 are enrolled in schools that offer RN to BSN programs.
Of the 1 RN to BSN schools in Marshall, the largest RN to BSN school, by student population, is East Texas Baptist University. In 2010, East Texas Baptist University graduated approximately 12 students from its RN to BSN program.
A total of 12 students graduated with credentials in RN to BSN from RN to BSN schools in Marshall in 2010. In 2009 tuition at RN to BSN schools in Marshall was $17,180 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $892 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a RN to BSN program in Marshall. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $5,164 per year, on average, for room and board at Marshall-based RN to BSN schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $20,368.
Many RN to BSN graduates choose to work as nurses after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Marshall, your job prospects are good. There were 166,240 nurses working in Texas and 4,630 working in the greater Marshall area in 2010. The number of nurses in Marshall is expected to increase by 32% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for nurses.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a nurse in Marshall is $54,190 per year, which is lower than the average for nurses state-wide.