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Geriatric Nursing Schools in Mississippi

9 students earned Geriatric Nursing degrees in Mississippi in the 2018-2019 year.

As a degree choice, Geriatric Nursing is the 10th most popular major in the state.

Education Levels of Geriatric Nursing Majors in Mississippi

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Post-Master’s Certificate 9
Postbaccalaureate Certificate 9

Gender Distribution

In Mississippi, a geriatric nursing major is more popular with women than with men.

Geriatric Nursing Majors in MS Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of geriatric nursing majors in Mississippi is as follows:

  • Asian: 0.0%
  • Black or African American: 22.2%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 11.1%
  • White: 66.7%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 0.0%
  • Other Races: 0.0%
Geriatric Nursing Majors in MS Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Geriatric Nursing Grads in Mississippi

There are 33,360 people in the state and 3,187,320 people in the nation working in geriatric nursing jobs.

Geriatric Nursing Jobs Nationwide vs. MS

Wages for Geriatric Nursing Jobs in Mississippi

In this state, geriatric nursing grads earn an average of $73,840. Nationwide, they make an average of $81,350.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

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

9 Degrees in Major Awarded
61% Graduation Rate
21,617 Total Students

18 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. The average student takes 4.44 years to complete their degree at Ole Miss. 87% of students are awarded financial aid at this school.

Geriatric Nursing Careers in MS

Some of the careers geriatric nursing majors go into include:

Job Title MS Job Growth MS Median Salary
Nursing Instructors and Professors 24% $67,330
Nurse Practitioners 22% $102,480
Registered Nurses 10% $57,440

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

Major Annual Graduates in MS
Registered Nursing 2,559
Nursing Research & Other 196
Nursing Practice 44
Nursing Education 25
Mental Health Nursing 18
Family Practice Nursing 11
Nursing Science 10
Nursing Administration 4

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