Of the 1 nursing schools in Tanner, the largest nursing school, by student population, is John C Calhoun State Community College. In 2010, John C Calhoun State Community College graduated approximately 153 students with credentials in nursing.
In 2010, 201 students graduated with a nursing degree in Tanner. If you decide to attend a nursing school in Tanner, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $2,850.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,500 for nursing related books and supplies each year.
After graduating with your credentials in nursing, if you decide to work as a nurse in Tanner, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 42,570 nurses in Alabama. Of these nurses, 4,180 were working in the greater Tanner area. Tanner's nurse workforce is projected to increase by 18% 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 Tanner is $55,590 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for nurses.