With an overall population of 16,105 and a student population of 617, approximately 580 of Shelbyville students attend one of Shelbyville's schools that offer nursing programs.
Of the 1 nursing schools in Shelbyville, the largest nursing school, by student population, is Tennessee Technology Center at Shelbyville. In 2010, Tennessee Technology Center at Shelbyville graduated approximately 49 students with credentials in nursing.
In 2010, 71 students graduated with a nursing certificate in Shelbyville.
Many nursing graduates choose to work as nurses after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Shelbyville, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 61,600 nurses in Tennessee. Of these nurses, 2,250 were working in the greater Shelbyville area. Shelbyville's nurse workforce is projected to increase by 16% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for nurses.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a nurse in Shelbyville is $54,190 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for nurses.