Griffin has a general population of 23,451 and an overall student population of 5,185. Approximately 5,185 of Griffin's students are enrolled in schools that offer nursing programs.
Griffin's largest nursing school is Southern Crescent Technical College. Approximately 311 students graduated in 2010 from Southern Crescent Technical College with credentials in nursing.
In 2010, 394 students graduated with a nursing certificate in Griffin. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $2,043 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $900 for nursing related books and supplies each year.
After graduating with your credentials in nursing, if you decide to work as a nurse in Griffin, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 66,610 nurses in Georgia, 33,790 were working in the greater Griffin area. By the year 2018, the number of nurses is expected to increase by 35% in Griffin. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for nurses.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a nurse in Griffin is $64,100 per year, which is higher than the average for nurses state-wide.