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Geriatric Nursing Schools in Rhode Island

15 Geriatric Nursing students earned their degrees in the state in 2018-2019.

In this state, Geriatric Nursing is the 4th most popular major out of a total 10 majors commonly available.

Education Levels of Geriatric Nursing Majors in Rhode Island

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Master’s Degree 15

Gender Distribution

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

Geriatric Nursing Majors in RI Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 6.7%
  • Black or African American: 6.7%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 0.0%
  • White: 60.0%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 0.0%
  • Other Races: 26.7%
Geriatric Nursing Majors in RI Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Geriatric Nursing Grads in Rhode Island

13,590 people in the state and 3,187,320 in the nation are employed in jobs related to geriatric nursing.

Geriatric Nursing Jobs Nationwide vs. RI

Wages for Geriatric Nursing Jobs in Rhode Island

Geriatric Nursing grads earn an average of $78,450 in the state and $81,350 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

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


Rhode Island College

15 Degrees in Major Awarded
44% Graduation Rate
7,523 Total Students

The 7.30% student loan default rate is lower than average. Most students complete their degree in 4.77 years. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $33,600 after earning their degree at this institution.

Geriatric Nursing Careers in RI

Some of the careers geriatric nursing majors go into include:

Job Title RI Job Growth RI Median Salary
Nursing Instructors and Professors 21% $73,910
Nurse Practitioners 17% $112,620
Registered Nurses 7% $77,650

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

Major Annual Graduates in RI
Registered Nursing 978
Nursing Science 36
Nurse Anesthetist 10
Family Practice Nursing 7
Nursing Practice 7
Nursing Administration 6
Public Health Nursing 5

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