Shelbyville, TN has one licensed practical nurse school within its city limits. Tennessee Technology Center at Shelbyville has a total student population of 580. It is the 1975th highest ranked school in the USA and the 44th highest in the state of Tennessee (#1 is Vanderbilt University).
Licensed Practical Nurse students from Shelbyville schools who go on to become licensed practical nurses, nurses, practical nurses, pediatric nurses, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 728,670 people working as licensed practical and licensed vocational nurses alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $40,900. Also, Nursing aides, orderlies, and attendants make on average $24,980 per year and there are about 1,438,010 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the South Central Tennessee nonmetropolitan area alone, there are 1,810 employed nursing aides, orderlies, and attendants earning an average salary of $20,480. Licensed practical and licensed vocational nurses in this area earn $31,490/yr and there are 1,590 employed.
Shelbyville lies in Bedford county, which is one of the 26 counties in Tennessee. Overall, the South Central Tennessee nonmetropolitan area has 127,380 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1.7% unemployment rate, $16.29/hr average worker wage, and a $33,890 average annual salary. Thus, about 12.503 out of every 1000 jobs in Shelbyville are held by licensed practical and licensed vocational nurses, and 14.184/1000 are held by nursing aides, orderlies, and attendants.
After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Tennessee Technology Center at Shelbyville ends up costing a student $10,200/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Shelbyville|
|Rock Spring||GA||-||1||1.08982||0||82.6 miles|