Tennessee contains six schools that offer phlebotomy programs. Tennessee Technology Center at Murfreesboro, the highest-ranking phlebotomy school in TN, has a total student population of 372 and is the 1584th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 6 phlebotomy schools in Tennessee, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Draughons Junior College Inc comes out as the most expensive ($24,222/yr), with Tennessee Technology Center at Hartsville as the lowest recorded at only $7,464/yr.
Phlebotomy students from Tennessee schools who go on to become phlebotomists. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 2,583,770 people working as registered nurses alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $66,530. Also, Medical assistants make on average $29,450 per year and there are about 495,970 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Tennessee alone, there are 10,090 employed medical assistants earning an average yearly salary of $27,120. Registered nurses in this state earn $59,520/yr and there are 61,980 employed.
Also, within the phlebotomy schools in Tennessee, the average student population is 2,002 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 17 to 1. Aside from phlebotomy, there are 4116 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,154 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,032, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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