Why Study Nursing in Tampa Bay
Tampa Bay is a great place to study nursing. Not only does our ABSN program have the capacity to enroll a higher number of qualified students than many nursing schools, the area itself has one of the highest employment levels for nurses, according to the U.S. Bureau Labor of Statistics (BLS).
State Nursing Stats
- The BLS listed $63,960 as the mean wage for nurses in Florida in May 2015.
- The Florida Center for Nursing showed 12,493 vacant registered nursing positions in 2016.
- WalletHub ranked Florida the 16th-best state for nurses in 2015.
Based on these statistics, there should be plenty of job opportunities for you to pursue upon graduating from our accelerated nursing school.