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Family Practice Nursing Schools in Tennessee

385 students earned Family Practice Nursing degrees in Tennessee in the 2018-2019 year.

A Family Practice Nursing major is the 3rd most popular major in this state.

Education Levels of Family Practice Nursing Majors in Tennessee

Family Practice Nursing majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Master’s Degree 242
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 120
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 120
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 120
Post-Master’s Certificate 23
Postbaccalaureate Certificate 23

Gender Distribution

In Tennessee, a family practice nursing major is more popular with women than with men.

Family Practice Nursing Majors in TN Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of family practice nursing majors in Tennessee is as follows:

  • Asian: 2.6%
  • Black or African American: 11.7%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 2.9%
  • White: 79.2%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 0.8%
  • Other Races: 2.9%
Family Practice Nursing Majors in TN Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Family Practice Nursing Grads in Tennessee

There are 68,280 people in the state and 3,187,320 people in the nation working in family practice nursing jobs.

Family Practice Nursing Jobs Nationwide vs. TN

Wages for Family Practice Nursing Jobs in Tennessee

A typical salary for a family practice nursing grad in the state is $75,300, compared to a typical salary of $81,350 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 16 colleges in Tennessee that offer family practice nursing degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

86 Degrees in Major Awarded
3,280 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 7 to 1. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 64% are considered full time. This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 4.70%.

68 Degrees in Major Awarded
92% Graduation Rate
12,824 Total Students

Students who attend this private institution pay an average net price of $20,253. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 72% of students receive it. 84% of the teachers are full time.

#3

King University

Bristol
67 Degrees in Major Awarded
44% Graduation Rate
1,948 Total Students

The 6.70% student loan default rate is lower than average. The full-time teacher rate is 46%. Students who attend this private institution pay an average net price of $21,302.

39 Degrees in Major Awarded
46% Graduation Rate
2,942 Total Students

Grads earn an average early-career salary of $33,100 after earning their degree at this institution. 99% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. Most students complete their degree in 4.74 years.

#5

Union University

Jackson
34 Degrees in Major Awarded
64% Graduation Rate
3,247 Total Students

Of all the teachers who work at the school, 59% are considered full time. In their early career, Union grads earn an average salary of $35,500. This private school has an average net price of $27,551.

#6

Tusculum College

Greeneville
21 Degrees in Major Awarded
36% Graduation Rate
1,735 Total Students

The average student takes 4.69 years to complete their degree at Tusculum College. 99% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. 65% of the teachers are full time.

21 Degrees in Major Awarded
43% Graduation Rate
14,317 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 16 to 1. It takes the average student 4.65 years to graduate. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $11,206.

#8

Carson - Newman University

Jefferson City
16 Degrees in Major Awarded
46% Graduation Rate
2,560 Total Students

52% of the teachers are full time. This private institution charges an average net price of $18,906. 12 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

11 Degrees in Major Awarded
44% Graduation Rate
11,638 Total Students

96% of students get financical aid. A typical student attending UT Chattanooga will pay a net price of $14,213. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 19 to 1.

#9

South College

Knoxville
11 Degrees in Major Awarded
20% Graduation Rate
2,722 Total Students

52% of the teachers are full time. Most students complete their degree in 4.00 years. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 98% of students receive it.

Family Practice Nursing Careers in TN

Some of the careers family practice nursing majors go into include:

Job Title TN Job Growth TN Median Salary
Nurse Practitioners 40% $96,440
Nursing Instructors and Professors 28% $67,660
Registered Nurses 19% $60,120

Below are some popular majors in the state that are similar to family practice nursing.

Major Annual Graduates in TN
Registered Nursing 4,569
Adult Health Nursing 136
Nurse Anesthetist 105
Nursing Practice 88
School Nursing 79
Mental Health Nursing 71
Critical Care Nursing 65
Nursing Education 28

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