Covington has a general population of 8,463 and an overall student population of 302. Approximately 302 of Covington's students are enrolled in schools that offer nursing programs.
The largest nursing school in Covington, by student population, is Tennessee Technology Center at Covington. In 2010, Tennessee Technology Center at Covington graduated approximately 28 students with credentials in nursing.
A reported 28 students graduated with credentials in nursing in Covington in 2010.
After graduating with your credentials in nursing, if you decide to work as a nurse in Covington, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 3 nurses in Tennessee were working in the greater Covington area. The number of nurses in Covington is expected to increase by 16% 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 Covington is $60,580 per year, which is higher than the average for nurses state-wide.