Sandersville has a general population of 6,144 and an overall student population of 1,116. Approximately 1,116 of Sandersville's students are enrolled in schools that offer nursing programs.
The largest nursing school in Sandersville, by student population, is Sandersville Technical College. In 2010, approximately 57 students graduated from the Nursing program at Sandersville Technical College.
In 2010, 65 students graduated with a nursing certificate in Sandersville. 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, you should plan on spending an average of $1,100 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a nursing program in Sandersville.
If you decide to work as a nurse in Sandersville, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 37,930 nurses in Georgia. Of these nurses, 1,540 were working in the greater Sandersville area. By the year 2018, the number of nurses is expected to increase by 28% in Sandersville. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for nurses.
As a nurse in Sandersville, you can expect to make an average salary of $17,370 per year. This is lower than the average salary for nurses in the state.