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Mental Health Nursing Schools in Oregon

11 Psychiatric/Mental Health Nursing students earned their degrees in the state in 2018-2019.

A Mental Health Nursing major is the 10th most popular major in this state.

Education Levels of Mental Health Nursing Majors in Oregon

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Master’s Degree 11

Gender Distribution

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

Mental Health Nursing Majors in OR Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 0.0%
  • Black or African American: 0.0%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 9.1%
  • White: 90.9%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 0.0%
  • Other Races: 0.0%
Mental Health Nursing Majors in OR Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Mental Health Nursing Grads in Oregon

There are 38,630 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. OR

Wages for Mental Health Nursing Jobs in Oregon

Psychiatric/Mental Health Nursing grads earn an average of $91,080 in the state and $81,350 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

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

11 Degrees in Major Awarded
3,017 Total Students

Grads earn an average early-career salary of $80,000 after earning their degree at this institution. The 0.80% student loan default rate is lower than average. The full-time teacher rate is 61%.

Mental Health Nursing Careers in OR

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

Job Title OR Job Growth OR Median Salary
Nurse Practitioners 35% $110,770
Nursing Instructors and Professors 32% $69,310
Registered Nurses 17% $91,220

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

Major Annual Graduates in OR
Registered Nursing 1,476
Nursing Practice 29
Family Practice Nursing 27
Nursing Administration 18
Nursing Research & Other 18
Critical Care Nursing 12
Nurse Midwifery 11
Nurse Anesthetist 10

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