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Family Practice Nursing Schools in Georgia

In 2018-2019, 1,349 students earned their Family Practice Nursing degrees in GA.

In this state, Family Practice Nursing is the 3rd most popular major out of a total 19 majors commonly available.

Education Levels of Family Practice Nursing Majors in Georgia

Family Practice Nursing majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Master’s Degree 1,243
Post-Master’s Certificate 100
Postbaccalaureate Certificate 100
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 5
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 5
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 5
Award Taking Less Than 1 Year 1

Gender Distribution

In Georgia, a family practice nursing major is more popular with women than with men.

Family Practice Nursing Majors in GA Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of family practice nursing majors in Georgia is as follows:

  • Asian: 5.9%
  • Black or African American: 22.9%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 13.0%
  • White: 50.0%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 0.4%
  • Other Races: 7.7%
Family Practice Nursing Majors in GA Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Family Practice Nursing Grads in Georgia

83,880 people in the state and 3,187,320 in the nation are employed in jobs related to family practice nursing.

Family Practice Nursing Jobs Nationwide vs. GA

Wages for Family Practice Nursing Jobs in Georgia

A typical salary for a family practice nursing grad in the state is $71,470, compared to a typical salary of $81,350 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 14 colleges in Georgia that offer family practice nursing degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

1,091 Degrees in Major Awarded
2% Graduation Rate
6,195 Total Students

This private school has an average net price of $22,256. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 8% are considered full time. The student to faculty ratio is 16 to 1.

#2

Emory University

Atlanta
56 Degrees in Major Awarded
89% Graduation Rate
14,415 Total Students

The 1.50% student loan default rate is lower than average. Most students complete their degree in 4.08 years. Students who attend this private institution pay an average net price of $24,593.

55 Degrees in Major Awarded
30% Graduation Rate
7,877 Total Students

In their early career, CSU grads earn an average salary of $28,600. 92% of students get financical aid. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 17 to 1.

52 Degrees in Major Awarded
10% Graduation Rate
888 Total Students

93% of students get financical aid. Students who attend this private institution pay an average net price of $20,463. Graduates earn an average $26,900 after graduation.

#5

Brenau University

Gainesville
30 Degrees in Major Awarded
48% Graduation Rate
2,817 Total Students

Graduates earn an average $37,600 after graduation. 11 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. The 5.50% student loan default rate is lower than average.

22 Degrees in Major Awarded
53% Graduation Rate
19,748 Total Students

The student loan default rate is 8.80% which is lower than average. The student to faculty ratio is 19 to 1. This public school has an average net price of $9,994.

22 Degrees in Major Awarded
42% Graduation Rate
37,807 Total Students

The student to faculty ratio is 21 to 1. The student loan default rate is 6.90% which is lower than average. 91% of students are awarded financial aid at this school.

13 Degrees in Major Awarded
61% Graduation Rate
8,740 Total Students

This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 5.70%. Students who attend this private institution pay an average net price of $20,828. It takes the average student 4.29 years to graduate.

4 Degrees in Major Awarded
54% Graduation Rate
35,041 Total Students

92% of students get financical aid. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 23 to 1. Graduates earn an average $35,200 after graduation.

2 Degrees in Major Awarded
60% Graduation Rate
7,031 Total Students

The average student takes 4.32 years to complete their degree at Georgia College. This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 3.60%. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 82% are considered full time.

Family Practice Nursing Careers in GA

Some of the careers family practice nursing majors go into include:

Job Title GA Job Growth GA Median Salary
Nurse Practitioners 38% $104,360
Nursing Instructors and Professors 33% $67,370
Registered Nurses 18% $67,870

Below are some popular majors in the state that are similar to family practice nursing.

Major Annual Graduates in GA
Registered Nursing 5,362
Adult Health Nursing 219
Nursing Practice 147
Nursing Science 82
Nursing Research & Other 43
Nursing Administration 36
Nurse Anesthetist 30
School Nursing 23

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