Swainsboro has a total population of 6,943 and a student population of 2,754. Of these students, 2,754 are enrolled in schools that offer nursing programs.
The largest nursing school in Swainsboro, by student population, is East Georgia College. In 2010, East Georgia College graduated approximately 1 students from its nursing program.
A total of 1 students graduated with credentials in nursing from nursing schools in Swainsboro in 2010. In 2009 tuition at nursing schools in Swainsboro was $2,270 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $802 for nursing related books and supplies each year.
If you plan on staying in Swainsboro after graduating from nursing school, you should know that job prospects for nurses in Swainsboro, which is the most popular nursing profession, are good. In 2010, of the 37,930 nurses in Georgia, 1,540 were working in the greater Swainsboro area. By the year 2018, the number of nurses is expected to increase by 28% in Swainsboro. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for nurses.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a nurse in Swainsboro is $17,370 per year, which is lower than the average for nurses state-wide.