With an overall population of 28,265 and a student population of 1,902, approximately 1,902 of Phenix City students attend one of Phenix City's schools that offer nursing programs.
Chattahoochee Valley Community College is the largest nursing school in Phenix City, based on student population. In 2010, Chattahoochee Valley Community College graduated approximately 45 students with credentials in nursing.
A total of 58 students graduated with credentials in nursing from nursing schools in Phenix City in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $2,940 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $800 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a nursing program in Phenix City.
Many nursing graduates choose to work as nurses after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Phenix City, your job prospects are good. There were 42,570 nurses working in Alabama and 2,630 working in the greater Phenix City area in 2010. The number of nurses in Phenix City is expected to increase by 18% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for nurses.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a nurse in Phenix City is $61,140 per year, which is higher than the average for nurses state-wide.