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Mental Health Nursing Schools in Indiana

77 students earned Psychiatric/Mental Health Nursing degrees in Indiana in the 2018-2019 year.

In terms of popularity, Mental Health Nursing is the 9th most popular major in the state out of a total 17 majors commonly available.

Education Levels of Mental Health Nursing Majors in Indiana

Psychiatric/Mental Health Nursing majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Master’s Degree 55
Post-Master’s Certificate 22
Postbaccalaureate Certificate 22

Gender Distribution

In Indiana, a psychiatric/mental health nursing major is more popular with women than with men.

Mental Health Nursing Majors in IN Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of psychiatric/mental health nursing majors in Indiana is as follows:

  • Asian: 1.3%
  • Black or African American: 15.6%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 0.0%
  • White: 75.3%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 1.3%
  • Other Races: 6.5%
Mental Health Nursing Majors in IN Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Mental Health Nursing Grads in Indiana

There are 74,000 people in the state and 3,187,320 people in the nation working in psychiatric/mental health nursing jobs.

Mental Health Nursing Jobs Nationwide vs. IN

Wages for Mental Health Nursing Jobs in Indiana

Psychiatric/Mental Health Nursing grads earn an average of $76,280 in the state and $81,350 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 4 colleges in Indiana that offer psychiatric/mental health nursing degrees. Learn about the most popular 4 below:

48 Degrees in Major Awarded
11,410 Total Students

The student to faculty ratio is 14 to 1. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 100% are considered full time. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 82% of students receive it.

22 Degrees in Major Awarded
45% Graduation Rate
29,537 Total Students

Graduates earn an average $36,900 after graduation. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 17 to 1. 88% of students get financical aid.

5 Degrees in Major Awarded
41% Graduation Rate
10,705 Total Students

This public college charges it's students an average net price of $12,827. Most students complete their degree in 4.60 years. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 17 to 1.

2 Degrees in Major Awarded
75% Graduation Rate
45,500 Total Students

Grads earn an average early-career salary of $44,800 after earning their degree at this institution. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 96% are considered full time. This public school has an average net price of $12,527.

Mental Health Nursing Careers in IN

Some of the careers psychiatric/mental health nursing majors go into include:

Job Title IN Job Growth IN Median Salary
Nurse Practitioners 39% $102,390
Nursing Instructors and Professors 22% $71,590
Registered Nurses 16% $62,330

Below are some popular majors in the state that are similar to psychiatric/mental health nursing.

Major Annual Graduates in IN
Registered Nursing 5,453
Nursing Research & Other 1,257
Family Practice Nursing 940
Nursing Practice 306
Nursing Education 169
Nursing Administration 167
Geriatric Nursing 49
Adult Health Nursing 48

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