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School Nursing Schools in Tennessee

79 students earned School Nursing degrees in Tennessee in the 2018-2019 year.

A School Nursing major is the 8th most popular major in this state.

Education Levels of School Nursing Majors in Tennessee

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Master’s Degree 73
Post-Master’s Certificate 6
Postbaccalaureate Certificate 6

Gender Distribution

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

School Nursing Majors in TN Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 1.3%
  • Black or African American: 1.3%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 6.3%
  • White: 88.6%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 0.0%
  • Other Races: 2.5%
School Nursing Majors in TN Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for School Nursing Grads in Tennessee

In this state, there are 68,280 people employed in jobs related to a school nursing degree, compared to 3,187,320 nationwide.

School Nursing Jobs Nationwide vs. TN

Wages for School Nursing Jobs in Tennessee

In this state, school nursing grads earn an average of $75,300. Nationwide, they make an average of $81,350.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 4 colleges in Tennessee that offer school nursing degrees. Learn about the most popular 4 below:

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

Most students complete their degree in 4.07 years. The student to faculty ratio is 7 to 1. The student loan default rate of 1.50% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments.

#2

King University

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

The student to faculty ratio is 13 to 1. This private institution charges an average net price of $21,302. The average student takes 4.30 years to complete their degree at King.

1 Degrees in Major Awarded
70% Graduation Rate
28,894 Total Students

The student loan default rate of 4.70% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments. 94% of students get financical aid. The average student takes 4.43 years to complete their degree at UT Knoxville.

#4

Union University

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

The average student takes 4.15 years to complete their degree at Union. Students who attend this private institution pay an average net price of $27,551. The full-time teacher rate is 59%.

School Nursing Careers in TN

Some of the careers school 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 school nursing.

Major Annual Graduates in TN
Registered Nursing 4,569
Family Practice Nursing 385
Adult Health Nursing 136
Nurse Anesthetist 105
Nursing Practice 88
Mental Health Nursing 71
Critical Care Nursing 65
Nursing Education 28

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