Philippi has a general population of 2,870 and an overall student population of 711. Approximately 711 of Philippi's students are enrolled in schools that offer BSN programs.
Philippi's largest BSN school is Alderson Broaddus College. In 2010, Alderson Broaddus College graduated approximately 29 students with credentials in BSN.
In 2010, 29 students graduated with a BSN degree from one of Philippi's BSN schools. If you decide to attend a BSN school in Philippi, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $21,654.
You should also anticipate spending about $800 for BSN related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,002 per year, on average, for room and board at Philippi-based BSN schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $24,974.
If you plan on staying in Philippi after graduating from BSN school, you should know that job prospects for nurses in Philippi, which is the most popular BSN profession, are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 4 nurses in West Virginia were working in the greater Philippi area. The government projects that the number of nurses in Philippi will increase by 17% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for nurses.
As a nurse in Philippi, you can expect to make an average salary of $47,910 per year. This is lower than the average salary for nurses in the state.