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Nurse Midwifery Schools in Kentucky

305 students earned Nursing Midwifery degrees in Kentucky in the 2018-2019 year.

In terms of popularity, Nurse Midwifery is the 4th most popular major in the state out of a total 15 majors commonly available.

Education Levels of Nurse Midwifery Majors in Kentucky

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Master’s Degree 297
Post-Master’s Certificate 8
Postbaccalaureate Certificate 8

Gender Distribution

In Kentucky, a nursing midwifery major is more popular with women than with men.

Nurse Midwifery Majors in KY Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of nursing midwifery majors in Kentucky is as follows:

  • Asian: 1.0%
  • Black or African American: 8.5%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 9.2%
  • White: 76.4%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 0.0%
  • Other Races: 4.9%
Nurse Midwifery Majors in KY Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Nurse Midwifery Grads in Kentucky

In this state, there are 790 people employed in jobs related to a nursing midwifery degree, compared to 61,960 nationwide.

Nurse Midwifery Jobs Nationwide vs. KY

Wages for Nurse Midwifery Jobs in Kentucky

In this state, nursing midwifery grads earn an average of $73,170. Nationwide, they make an average of $81,350.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

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

305 Degrees in Major Awarded
2,237 Total Students

82% of the teachers are full time. The 1.90% student loan default rate is lower than average.

Nurse Midwifery Careers in KY

Some of the careers nursing midwifery majors go into include:

Job Title KY Job Growth KY Median Salary
Nursing Instructors and Professors 22% $71,700
Nurse Midwives 14% $99,000

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

Major Annual Graduates in KY
Registered Nursing 4,131
Family Practice Nursing 360
Nursing Research & Other 211
Nursing Practice 137
Mental Health Nursing 68
Nursing Administration 65
Women’s Health Nursing 50
Adult Health Nursing 14

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