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Critical Care Nursing Schools in North Carolina

In 2018-2019, 8 students earned their Critical Care Nursing degrees in NC.

As a degree choice, Critical Care Nursing is the 15th most popular major in the state.

Education Levels of Critical Care Nursing Majors in North Carolina

Critical Care Nursing majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Post-Master’s Certificate 8
Postbaccalaureate Certificate 8

Gender Distribution

In North Carolina, a critical care nursing major is more popular with women than with men.

Critical Care Nursing Majors in NC Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of critical care nursing majors in North Carolina is as follows:

  • Asian: 0.0%
  • Black or African American: 0.0%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 0.0%
  • White: 100.0%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 0.0%
  • Other Races: 0.0%
Critical Care Nursing Majors in NC Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Critical Care Nursing Grads in North Carolina

107,260 people in the state and 3,131,610 in the nation are employed in jobs related to critical care nursing.

Critical Care Nursing Jobs Nationwide vs. NC

Wages for Critical Care Nursing Jobs in North Carolina

Critical Care Nursing grads earn an average of $64,850 in the state and $75,510 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There is one school in the state that offers this degree.


Duke University

8 Degrees in Major Awarded
95% Graduation Rate
16,686 Total Students

Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $76,300 a year. The student loan default rate is 0.60% which is lower than average. 66% of students are awarded financial aid at this school.

Critical Care Nursing Careers in NC

Some of the careers critical care nursing majors go into include:

Job Title NC Job Growth NC Median Salary
Nurse Practitioners 36% $101,540
Registered Nurses 16% $62,940

Below are some popular majors in the state that are similar to critical care nursing.

Major Annual Graduates in NC
Registered Nursing 6,226
Nursing Research & Other 316
Family Practice Nursing 254
Nursing Practice 232
Adult Health Nursing 144
Nursing Administration 97
Nurse Anesthetist 47
Nursing Science 47

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