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Family Practice Nursing Schools in Iowa

291 students earned Family Practice Nursing degrees in Iowa in the 2018-2019 year.

In terms of popularity, Family Practice Nursing is the 4th most popular major in the state out of a total 18 majors commonly available.

Education Levels of Family Practice Nursing Majors in Iowa

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Master’s Degree 242
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 27
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 27
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 27
Post-Master’s Certificate 22
Postbaccalaureate Certificate 22

Gender Distribution

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

Family Practice Nursing Majors in IA Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 3.1%
  • Black or African American: 3.8%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 3.4%
  • White: 81.1%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 0.3%
  • Other Races: 8.2%
Family Practice Nursing Majors in IA Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Family Practice Nursing Grads in Iowa

36,360 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. IA

Wages for Family Practice Nursing Jobs in Iowa

A typical salary for a family practice nursing grad in the state is $80,490, compared to a typical salary of $81,350 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 7 colleges in Iowa that offer family practice nursing degrees. Learn about the most popular 7 below:

192 Degrees in Major Awarded
52% Graduation Rate
1,733 Total Students

Grads earn an average early-career salary of $33,400 after earning their degree at this institution. 100% of the teachers are full time. This private school has an average net price of $18,693.


Allen College

39 Degrees in Major Awarded
656 Total Students

Graduates earn an average $50,000 after graduation. The 0.80% student loan default rate is lower than average. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 49% are considered full time.


Clarke University

20 Degrees in Major Awarded
56% Graduation Rate
904 Total Students

100% of students get financical aid. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 59% are considered full time. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 8 to 1.


Morningside College

Sioux City
17 Degrees in Major Awarded
55% Graduation Rate
2,599 Total Students

This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 3.70%. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $37,400 a year. It takes the average student 4.30 years to graduate.

15 Degrees in Major Awarded
48% Graduation Rate
1,129 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 78%. The student to faculty ratio is 11 to 1. 100% of students get financical aid.


University of Iowa

Iowa City
8 Degrees in Major Awarded
72% Graduation Rate
31,240 Total Students

92% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. Most students complete their degree in 4.33 years. 84% of the teachers are full time.


Mount Mercy University

Cedar Rapids
0 Degrees in Major Awarded
65% Graduation Rate
1,807 Total Students

It takes the average student 4.32 years to graduate. Graduates earn an average $42,800 after graduation. 100% of students get financical aid.

Family Practice Nursing Careers in IA

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

Job Title IA Job Growth IA Median Salary
Nurse Practitioners 33% $104,640
Nursing Instructors and Professors 24% $71,380
Registered Nurses 14% $58,170

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

Major Annual Graduates in IA
Registered Nursing 2,479
Nursing Practice 46
Mental Health Nursing 21
Nursing Administration 18
Critical Care Nursing 14
Nursing Education 14
Clinical Nurse Leader 10
Adult Health Nursing 8

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