Nursing at Thomas Edison State University
TESU is located in Trenton, New Jersey and has a total student population of 10,227. In the 2018-2019 academic year, 252 students received a bachelor's degree in nursing from TESU.
Want to know more about the career opportunities in this field? Check out the Careers in Nursing section at the bottom of this page.
TESU Nursing Degrees Available
- Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing
- Master’s Degree in Nursing
- Doctorate Degree in Nursing
Online Classes Are Available at TESU
Don't have the time or the flexibility in your schedule to take traditional classes? Online courses may be the perfect solution for you. They allow independent learners to study when and where they want to while offering the rigor of in-person classes.
Are you one of the many who prefer to take online classes? TESU offers distance education options for nursing at the following degree levels:
- Bachelor’s Degree
- Master’s Degree
TESU Nursing Rankings
The following rankings from College Factual show how the nursing progam at TESU compares to programs at other colleges and universities.
Note: Although rankings can help you see some information about a school, it's not a good idea to depend on them alone. Be sure to check out other things about the school before making your decision to attend.
Bachelor’s Degree Overall Quality & Other Notable Rankings
The nursing major at TESU is not ranked on College Factual’s Best Colleges and Universities for Nursing. This could be for a number of reasons, such as not having enough data on the major or school to make an accurate assessment of its quality.
|Best Value Nursing Bachelor’s Degree Schools||24|
|Best Value Nursing Doctor’s Degree Schools||61|
|Most Popular Online Nursing Bachelor’s Degree Schools||78|
|Most Popular Online Nursing Schools||89|
|Most Popular Online Nursing Doctor’s Degree Schools||102|
|Most Popular Online Nursing Graduate Certificate Schools||110|
|Most Popular Nursing Bachelor’s Degree Schools||121|
|Most Popular Nursing Schools||186|
|Most Popular Nursing Master’s Degree Schools||195|
|Most Popular Nursing Doctor’s Degree Schools||214|
|Most Focused Nursing Doctor’s Degree Schools||226|
|Most Popular Nursing Graduate Certificate Schools||258|
|Most Focused Nursing Graduate Certificate Schools||258|
|Best Nursing Doctor’s Degree Schools||262|
|Best Value Nursing Master’s Degree Schools||274|
|Best Value Nursing Schools||286|
|Most Focused Nursing Master’s Degree Schools||291|
|Best Nursing Bachelor’s Degree Schools||370|
|Most Focused Nursing Bachelor’s Degree Schools||387|
|Best Nursing Master’s Degree Schools||535|
|Best Nursing Schools||591|
|Most Focused Nursing Schools||689|
Earnings of TESU Nursing Graduates
The median salary of nursing students who receive their bachelor's degree at TESU is $79,500. This is great news for graduates of the program, since this figure is 30% higher than the national average of $61,050 for all nursing bachelor's degree recipients.
Nursing Student Demographics at TESU
Take a look at the following statistics related to the make-up of the nursing majors at Thomas Edison State University.
TESU Nursing Bachelor’s Program
The following table and chart show the race/ethnicity for students who recently graduated from Thomas Edison State University with a bachelor's in nursing.
|Race/Ethnicity||Number of Students|
|Black or African American||23|
|Hispanic or Latino||13|
TESU Nursing Master’s Program
Of the students who received a nursing master's degree from TESU, 61% were white. This is typical for this degree on the natiowide level.
The following table and chart show the race/ethnicity for students who recently graduated from Thomas Edison State University with a master's in nursing.
|Race/Ethnicity||Number of Students|
|Black or African American||5|
|Hispanic or Latino||4|
TESU also has a doctoral program available in nursing. In 2019, 8 students graduated with a doctor's degree in this field.
Concentrations Within Nursing
If you plan to be a nursing major, you may want to focus your studies on one of the following concentrations. The table shows all degrees awarded in this field awarded for all degree levels at Thomas Edison State University. A concentration may not be available for your level.
|Concentration||Annual Degrees Awarded|
|Other Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing||54|
Careers That Nursing Grads May Go Into
A degree in nursing can lead to the following careers. Since job numbers and average salaries can vary by geographic location, we have only included the numbers for NJ, the home state for Thomas Edison State University.
|Occupation||Jobs in NJ||Average Salary in NJ|
|Medical and Health Services Managers||11,260||$116,750|
|Nursing Instructors and Professors||2,000||$89,950|
*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.
More about our data sources and methodologies.
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