Tullahoma has a total population of 17,994 and a student population of 5,079. Of these students, 5,079 are enrolled in schools that offer nursing programs.
The largest nursing school in Tullahoma, by student population, is Motlow State Community College. In 2010, Motlow State Community College graduated approximately 67 students from its nursing program.
A reported 67 students graduated with credentials in nursing in Tullahoma in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $2,923 per year in tuition costs.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,200 for nursing related books and supplies every year.
Many nursing graduates choose to work as nurses after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Tullahoma, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 61,600 nurses in Tennessee. Of these nurses, 2,250 were working in the greater Tullahoma area. Tullahoma'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.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a nurse in Tullahoma is $54,190 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for nurses.