Nursing Schools
In Columbus, Georgia

There are 2 nursing schools in Columbus for faculty to choose from. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of nursing and nursing education in Columbus, which includes nursing training at the following levels:

  • Nursing Certificate
  • Associates degree in Nursing
  • Bachelors degree in Nursing


Statistics

Professional Trends

Columbus Vs. Georgia Nursing Employment

Columbus 5,330
Georgia 139,470

Of the 139,470 nursing professionals employed in Georgia, 5,330 work in Columbus. Between 2006 and 2010, in Columbus, there has been a 7% growth in the number of nursing professionals. Overall employment in Columbus has also increased.

Columbus Vs. Georgia Nursing employment growth

131,680 131,270 135,720 138,690 139,470
4,960 4,850 4,330 5,060 5,330
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Georgia
  • Dark Yellow: Columbus

Nursing VS. All professions salaries in Columbus

$44,675 $46,085 $48,753 $48,268 $50,175
$31,920 $33,210 $35,050 $36,680 $37,080
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Nursing in Columbus
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Columbus

In Columbus, salaries for nursing professionals have increased. Columbus nursing professionals made $50,175 per year, on average, in 2010. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for nursing professionals in Columbus was $44,675 per year. The growth in the salary of nursing professionals in Columbus is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Nursing professionals in Columbus

10th percentile
$34,830
25th percentile
$41,128
50th percentile
$48,212
75th percentile
$56,180
90th percentile
$67,910

Nursing professionals in Columbus make a median yearly salary of $48,212. The difference in pay between the nursing professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 95%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $34,830 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $67,910 per year.

Average Salaries for Nursing professionals and related professions in Columbus

Nursing
$50,175
Gerontology
$57,187
BSN
$61,310
RN to BSN
$61,310
Forensic Nursing
$84,390

On average nursing professional salaries in Columbus are lower than salaries earned by their professional counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Nursing schools in Columbus

2

Many of Columbus' nursing professionals are graduates of one of the 2 accredited nursing schools in the city.

Nursing Programs Offered In Columbus

associate
1
bachelor
1
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
2
Total4

Columbus' nursing schools offer 4 nursing degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Nursing Degrees In Columbus

associate
62
bachelor
96
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
48
Total206

In 2010 approximately 206 students completed nursing courses.

Nursing Faculty Salaries in Columbus, Georgia

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