Huntsville has a total population of 981 and a student population of 366. Of these students, 366 are enrolled in schools that offer nursing programs.
Tennessee Technology Center at Oneida-Huntsville is the largest nursing school in Huntsville, based on student population. In 2010, Tennessee Technology Center at Oneida-Huntsville graduated approximately 53 students with credentials in nursing.
In 2010, 53 students graduated with a nursing certificate from one of Huntsville's nursing schools.
Many nursing graduates choose to work as nurses after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Huntsville, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 61,600 nurses in Tennessee. Of these nurses, 2,340 were working in the greater Huntsville area. The number of nurses in Huntsville is expected to increase by 16% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for nurses.
As a nurse in Huntsville, you can expect to make an average salary of $52,840 per year. This is lower than the average salary for nurses in the state.