Jacksboro has a general population of 1,887 and an overall student population of 247. Approximately 247 of Jacksboro's students are enrolled in schools that offer nursing programs.
The largest nursing school in Jacksboro, by student population, is Tennessee Technology Center at Jacksboro. In 2010, Tennessee Technology Center at Jacksboro graduated approximately 24 students from its nursing program.
In 2010, 24 students graduated with a nursing certificate in Jacksboro.
After graduating with your credentials in nursing, if you decide to work as a nurse in Jacksboro, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 61,600 nurses in Tennessee. Of these nurses, 2,340 were working in the greater Jacksboro area. The government projects that the number of nurses in Jacksboro will 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 Jacksboro is $52,840 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for nurses.