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Mental Health Nursing Schools in Nebraska

2 students earned Psychiatric/Mental Health Nursing degrees in Nebraska in the 2018-2019 year.

As a degree choice, Mental Health Nursing is the 15th most popular major in the state.

Education Levels of Mental Health Nursing Majors in Nebraska

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Post-Master’s Certificate 2
Postbaccalaureate Certificate 2

Gender Distribution

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

Mental Health Nursing Majors in NE Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 0.0%
  • Black or African American: 0.0%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 0.0%
  • White: 100.0%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 0.0%
  • Other Races: 0.0%
Mental Health Nursing Majors in NE Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Mental Health Nursing Grads in Nebraska

24,580 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. NE

Wages for Mental Health Nursing Jobs in Nebraska

Psychiatric/Mental Health Nursing grads earn an average of $71,400 in the state and $81,350 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

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

2 Degrees in Major Awarded
74% Graduation Rate
8,821 Total Students

The student loan default rate is 1.20% which is lower than average. In their early career, Creighton grads earn an average salary of $47,500. This private school has an average net price of $29,994.

Mental Health Nursing Careers in NE

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

Job Title NE Job Growth NE Median Salary
Nurse Practitioners 22% $102,210
Registered Nurses 12% $62,730
Nursing Instructors and Professors 5% $65,850

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

Major Annual Graduates in NE
Registered Nursing 1,565
Family Practice Nursing 133
Nursing Practice 85
Nursing Administration 59
Nursing Education 34
Nurse Anesthetist 29
Maternal & Neonatal Nursing 12
Nursing Science 11

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