Phlebotomy in Tennessee

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Schools Offering Phlebotomy Programs in Tennessee


Each year, roughly 0.1% of Tennessee students graduate with certificates in phlebotomy. Thus, Tennessee's 5 phlebotomy schools put out approximately 107 phlebotomists each year.

Top Schools

The top-ranked school in Tennessee with a phlebotomy program is West Tennessee Business College, which is located in Jackson. In 2010, it was ranked 68th nationwide. In 2010, 26 students graduated from West Tennessee Business College's phlebotomy program.

Tennessee Technology Center at Nashville, which is located in Nashville, is the second-ranked school in Tennessee that has a phlebotomy program. It received a ranking of 70th in the country in 2010. In 2010, Tennessee Technology Center at Nashville graduated 37 students from its phlebotomy program.

Tennessee Technology Center at Hartsville, which is located in Hartsville, is the third-ranked school in Tennessee that has a phlebotomy program. It received a ranking of 76th in the country in 2010. 20 students graduated with certificate in phlebotomy from Tennessee Technology Center at Hartsville in 2010. Tennessee Technology Center at Hartsville charged in-state students $0 in tuition fees per year.

Cost

If you choose to attend a Tennessee phlebotomy school, average tuition will be $3,752 per year. However, tuition at your particular institution may range from $9,049 per year to $9,712 per year. The highest tuition rates in 2010 at Tennessee phlebotomy schools were charged at the following schools:

  1. Miller-Motte Technical College - located in Clarksville, students are charged $9,712 per year
  2. National College of Business and Technology-Nashville - located in Nashville, students are charged $9,049 per year

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

  1. National College of Business and Technology-Nashville - located in Nashville, students are charged $9,049 per year
  2. Miller-Motte Technical College - located in Clarksville, students are charged $9,712 per year

A phlebotomy certificate from a Tennessee school... what next?

A large number of Tennessee phlebotomy graduates become phlebotomists. In 2010, there were 5,620 phlebotomists working in Tennessee. The largest populations of Tennessee phlebotomists are working in the following counties:

  1. Cannon County - 1,490 phlebotomists
  2. Crittenden County - 1,310 phlebotomists
  3. Anderson County - 740 phlebotomists

Projected Growth

According the US Bureau of Labor Statistics the number of phlebotomists is expected to grow by 14% by 2018. There are projected to be 6,800 phlebotomists working in the Tennessee then.

Salary

A phlebotomist in Tennessee makes an average of $34,480 per year. In 2010, however, some Tennessee phlebotomists earned as little as less than $17,370 per year or as much as more than $56,380 per year. The counties in Tennessee with the highest average salary for a phlebotomist are:

  1. Grainger County - $41,880 per year
  2. Benton County - $37,850 per year
  3. Bedford County - $37,050 per year

A phlebotomist in the following counties in Tennessee make the lowest salaries on average:

  1. Chester County - $25,380 per year
  2. Anderson County - $31,110 per year
  3. Bledsoe County - $32,230 per year

More Information

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

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

  • Associate's Degree in Phlebotomy in Tennessee
  • Certificate in Phlebotomy in Tennessee

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Distance School City State Rating Acceptance Rate Student Population
6,042 miles from location National College of Business and Technology-Nashville Nashville TN 15.1149 n/a 2,267
6,010 miles from location Tennessee Technology Center at Hartsville Hartsville TN 23.7514 n/a 748
6,076 miles from location Miller-Motte Technical College Clarksville TN 22.4057 n/a 691
6,049 miles from location Tennessee Technology Center at Nashville Nashville TN 29.7471 n/a 644
6,160 miles from location West Tennessee Business College Jackson TN 32.2501 100% 435
 

Curious what studying Phlebotomy gets you?

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Rank Profession Employment Number Avg Salary Job Growth (past 5 yrs)
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Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technicians + 5,620 $34,480 21.9%
 

Got your degree? Time to find a job!

Below are phlebotomy related jobs in Tennessee