Wheeling, West Virginia has 2 BSN schools for you to consider if you are interested in pursuing a degree in BSN. Wheeling has a general population of 31,419 and an overall student population of 4,720. Approximately 4,517 of Wheeling's students are enrolled in schools that offer BSN programs.
The largest BSN school in Wheeling, by student population, is West Virginia Northern Community College. In 2010, approximately 91 students graduated from the BSN program at West Virginia Northern Community College.
A reported 151 students graduated with credentials in BSN in Wheeling in 2010. In 2009 tuition at BSN schools in Wheeling was $13,394 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $950 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a BSN program in Wheeling. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $8,944 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $16,520.
After graduating with your credentials in BSN, if you decide to work as a nurse in Wheeling, your job prospects are good. There were 18,500 nurses working in West Virginia and 1,930 working in the greater Wheeling area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of nurses is expected to increase by 17% in Wheeling. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for nurses.
As a nurse in Wheeling, you can expect to make an average salary of $40,690 per year. This is lower than the average salary for nurses in the state.
1704 Market St., Wheeling, West Virginia 26003-3699
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316 Washington Ave, Wheeling, West Virginia 26003