Meridian is located in Lauderdale county and has a population of 39,968.
The average in-state tuition for full time undergraduate students in nursing schools in Meridian during the 2009 - 2010 school year was $1,600.00. The average tuition was $2,980.00 for non-residents studying in Mississippi.
The average cost of books and supplies for nursing schools in Meridian is $1,500.00. Students who live on campus while attending a nursing school in Meridian, can expect to pay an average of $3,950.00 for room and board. Students who live at home can expect average costs to be $4,000.00. There is one nursing college in Meridian. In the 2008 - 2009 school year, reportedly 163 students completed nursing programs in Meridian.
|Profession||Average Salary||Number Employed in City|
|Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses||$32,060.00||1,320|