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Mental Health Nursing Schools in Maine

In 2018-2019, 13 students earned their Psychiatric/Mental Health Nursing degrees in ME.

A Mental Health Nursing major is the 6th most popular major in this state.

Education Levels of Mental Health Nursing Majors in Maine

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Master’s Degree 13

Gender Distribution

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

Mental Health Nursing Majors in ME Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 0.0%
  • Black or African American: 0.0%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 15.4%
  • White: 76.9%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 0.0%
  • Other Races: 7.7%
Mental Health Nursing Majors in ME Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Mental Health Nursing Grads in Maine

16,010 people in the state and 3,187,320 in the nation are employed in jobs related to psychiatric/mental health nursing.

Mental Health Nursing Jobs Nationwide vs. ME

Wages for Mental Health Nursing Jobs in Maine

A typical salary for a psychiatric/mental health nursing grad in the state is $67,610, compared to a typical salary of $81,350 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 2 colleges in Maine that offer psychiatric/mental health nursing degrees. Learn about the most popular 2 below:

7 Degrees in Major Awarded
33% Graduation Rate
8,429 Total Students

Seeking financial aid? At this school, 97% of students receive it. This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 6.10%. 34% of the teachers are full time.

6 Degrees in Major Awarded
44% Graduation Rate
3,744 Total Students

Seeking financial aid? At this school, 99% of students receive it. This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 8.10%. Students who attend this private institution pay an average net price of $18,358.

Mental Health Nursing Careers in ME

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

Job Title ME Job Growth ME Median Salary
Nurse Practitioners 26% $102,280
Nursing Instructors and Professors 12% $54,160
Registered Nurses 11% $65,630

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

Major Annual Graduates in ME
Registered Nursing 692
Nursing Science 178
Family Practice Nursing 81
Nursing Administration 27
Nurse Anesthetist 15
Clinical Nurse Leader 13
Nursing Education 4
Adult Health Nursing 2

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