Franklin has a general population of 8,346 and an overall student population of 1,579. Approximately 1,579 of Franklin's students are enrolled in schools that offer nursing programs.
Franklin's largest nursing school is Paul D Camp Community College. Approximately 38 students graduated in 2010 from Paul D Camp Community College with credentials in nursing.
A reported 38 students graduated with credentials in nursing in Franklin in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $2,811 per year in tuition costs.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,450 for nursing related books and supplies every year.
After graduating with your credentials in nursing, if you decide to work as a nurse in Franklin, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 60,590 nurses in Virginia. Of these nurses, 4,000 were working in the greater Franklin area. Franklin's nurse workforce is projected to increase by 23% 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 Franklin is $56,660 per year, which is higher than the average for nurses state-wide.