Andalusia has a total population of 8,794 and a student population of 1,790. Of these students, 1,790 are enrolled in schools that offer nursing programs.
Lurleen B Wallace Community College is the largest nursing school in Andalusia, based on student population. In 2010, Lurleen B Wallace Community College graduated approximately 41 students from its nursing program.
In 2010, 72 students graduated with a nursing degree in Andalusia. If you decide to attend a nursing school in Andalusia, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $2,700.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $622 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a nursing program in Andalusia.
If you decide to work as a nurse in Andalusia, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 23,260 nurses in Alabama. Of these nurses, 1,570 were working in the greater Andalusia area. Andalusia's nurse workforce is projected to increase by 13% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for nurses.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a nurse in Andalusia is $18,810 per year, which is lower than the average for nurses state-wide.