With an overall population of 13,372 and a student population of 795, approximately 795 of Elizabethton students attend one of Elizabethton's schools that offer nursing programs.
Elizabethton's largest nursing school is Tennessee Technology Center at Elizabethton. In 2010, Tennessee Technology Center at Elizabethton graduated approximately 137 students from its nursing program.
In 2010, 137 students graduated with a nursing certificate in Elizabethton.
After graduating with your credentials in nursing, if you decide to work as a nurse in Elizabethton, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 61,600 nurses in Tennessee. Of these nurses, 2,690 were working in the greater Elizabethton area. Elizabethton's nurse workforce is projected to increase by 16% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for nurses.
As a nurse in Elizabethton, you can expect to make an average salary of $54,750 per year. This is higher than the average salary for nurses in the state.