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Nursing Administration Schools in Alabama

60 students earned Nursing Administration degrees in Alabama in the 2018-2019 year.

In this state, Nursing Administration is the 6th most popular major out of a total 12 majors commonly available.

Education Levels of Nursing Administration Majors in Alabama

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 59
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 59
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 59
Post-Master’s Certificate 1
Postbaccalaureate Certificate 1

Gender Distribution

In Alabama, a nursing administration major is more popular with women than with men.

Nursing Administration Majors in AL Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of nursing administration majors in Alabama is as follows:

  • Asian: 0.0%
  • Black or African American: 18.3%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 0.0%
  • White: 68.3%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 0.0%
  • Other Races: 13.3%
Nursing Administration Majors in AL Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Nursing Administration Grads in Alabama

52,730 people in the state and 3,324,630 in the nation are employed in jobs related to nursing administration.

Nursing Administration Jobs Nationwide vs. AL

Wages for Nursing Administration Jobs in Alabama

A typical salary for a nursing administration grad in the state is $59,470, compared to a typical salary of $75,510 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 3 colleges in Alabama that offer nursing administration degrees. Learn about the most popular 3 below:


Samford University

39 Degrees in Major Awarded
74% Graduation Rate
5,692 Total Students

Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $37,500 a year. The student to faculty ratio is 12 to 1. The student loan default rate of 2.90% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments.

20 Degrees in Major Awarded
34% Graduation Rate
16,436 Total Students

The average student takes 4.66 years to complete their degree at TROY. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 53% are considered full time. The student loan default rate of 9.80% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments.

1 Degrees in Major Awarded
35% Graduation Rate
14,397 Total Students

Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $31,500 a year. This public school has an average net price of $14,871. 95% of students get financical aid.

Nursing Administration Careers in AL

Some of the careers nursing administration majors go into include:

Job Title AL Job Growth AL Median Salary
Medical and Health Services Managers 16% $90,500
Registered Nurses 13% $57,930

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

Major Annual Graduates in AL
Registered Nursing 6,282
Nursing Practice 245
Nurse Anesthetist 64
Family Practice Nursing 42
Public Health Nursing 32
Nursing Education 12
Nursing Science 6

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