MSN in Tennessee

The Top 3 Online Schools: Get Free Info

  • Walden University Btn_top_more_info
  • Capella University Btn_top_more_info
  • American Intercontinental University Btn_top_more_info
Ad_cliff_notes Ad_open_courseware Never-leave-home

There are schools offering MSN programs in Tennessee!

You may want to consider online colleges as well!
Great programs and courses just at the click of your finger!
 

Schools Offering Nursing Programs in Tennessee


Approximately 0.0% of graduates in of Tennessee receive nursing degrees every year. Thus, Tennessee's 3 MSN schools put out approximately 54 nurse practitioners each year.

Top Schools

Vanderbilt University, which is located in Nashville, is the top-ranked school in Tennessee that has a MSN program. It received a ranking of 11th in the country in 2010. 28 students graduated with a degree in MSN from Vanderbilt University in 2010. Students at Vanderbilt University paid $39,930 per year in tuition fees.

The second-ranked school in Tennessee with a MSN program is Union University, which is located in Jackson. In 2010, it was ranked 68th nationwide. 25 students graduated with degree in MSN from Union University in 2010. Tuition at Union University was $22,390 per year.

The third-ranked school in Tennessee with a MSN program is Carson-Newman College, which is located in Jefferson City. In 2010, it was ranked 74th nationwide. In 2010, Carson-Newman College graduated 1 students from its MSN programs. Students at Carson-Newman College paid $20,562 per year in tuition fees.

Cost

Tuition at Tennessee's MSN schools ranges from $39,930 per year to $20,562 per year. But, the average tuition is $27,627 per year. The highest tuition rates in 2010 at Tennessee MSN schools were charged at the following schools:

  1. Vanderbilt University - located in Nashville, students are charged $39,930 per year
  2. Union University - located in Jackson, students are charged $22,390 per year
  3. Carson-Newman College - located in Jefferson City, students are charged $20,562 per year

The MSN schools in Tennessee that charged the lowest tuition rates were:

  1. Carson-Newman College - located in Jefferson City, students are charged $20,562 per year
  2. Union University - located in Jackson, students are charged $22,390 per year
  3. Vanderbilt University - located in Nashville, students are charged $39,930 per year

A MSN degree from a Tennessee school... what next?

A large number of Tennessee MSN graduates become nurse practitioners. Tennessee had 170 nurse practitioners in 2010. The following counties have the largest number of Tennessee nurse practitioners:

  1. Crittenden County - 60 nurse practitioners

Projected Growth

According the US Bureau of Labor Statistics the number of nurse practitioners is expected to grow by 5% by 2018. There are projected to be 540 nurse practitioners working in the Tennessee then.

Salary

On average, nurse practitioners earn $61,750 per year. The counties in Tennessee with the highest average salary for a nurse practitioner are:

  1. Crittenden County - $57,180 per year

More Information

For more data regarding a career in nursing in Tennessee and to compare salaries with various related fields such as RN to BSN or RN, take a look at the graphs and charts below.

Here are the different levels of study available for you to explore.

  • Master's Degree in Nursing in Tennessee
  • Doctoral Degree in Nursing in Tennessee

Want to study at your own time and pace?

Consider Online Schools as a great alternative flexible option to earn a degree!

View Online Schools
Distance School City State Rating Acceptance Rate Student Population
6,046 miles from location Vanderbilt University Nashville TN 89.4282 41% 12,506
6,161 miles from location Union University Jackson TN 31.802 42% 3,916
5,862 miles from location Carson-Newman College Jefferson City TN 26.138 23% 2,150
 

Curious what studying MSN gets you?

Check out the different options and how they're looking in Tennessee

Rank Profession Employment Number Avg Salary Job Growth (past 5 yrs)
1
Health Diagnosing and Treating Practitioners, All Other + 170 $61,750
 

Got your degree? Time to find a job!

Below are MSN related jobs in Tennessee