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Nursing Administration Schools in North Carolina

97 students earned Nursing Administration degrees in North Carolina in the 2018-2019 year.

As a degree choice, Nursing Administration is the 8th most popular major in the state.

Education Levels of Nursing Administration Majors in North Carolina

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Master’s Degree 95
Post-Master’s Certificate 2
Postbaccalaureate Certificate 2

Gender Distribution

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

Nursing Administration Majors in NC Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 3.1%
  • Black or African American: 20.6%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 6.2%
  • White: 60.8%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 0.0%
  • Other Races: 9.3%
Nursing Administration Majors in NC Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Nursing Administration Grads in North Carolina

In this state, there are 111,730 people employed in jobs related to a nursing administration degree, compared to 3,324,630 nationwide.

Nursing Administration Jobs Nationwide vs. NC

Wages for Nursing Administration Jobs in North Carolina

Nursing Administration grads earn an average of $64,850 in the state and $75,510 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 4 colleges in North Carolina that offer nursing administration degrees. Learn about the most popular 4 below:

51 Degrees in Major Awarded
53% Graduation Rate
2,463 Total Students

Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $40,900 a year. This private institution charges an average net price of $21,270. The student loan default rate of 4.40% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments.


Duke University

28 Degrees in Major Awarded
95% Graduation Rate
16,686 Total Students

7 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. Most students complete their degree in 4.10 years. In their early career, Duke grads earn an average salary of $76,300.

16 Degrees in Major Awarded
48% Graduation Rate
2,742 Total Students

It takes the average student 4.32 years to graduate. Of all the students who attend this school, 100% get financial aid. This private institution charges an average net price of $19,976.


Gardner - Webb University

Boiling Springs
2 Degrees in Major Awarded
50% Graduation Rate
3,518 Total Students

Of all the students who attend this school, 100% get financial aid. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 98% are considered full time. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 11 to 1.

Nursing Administration Careers in NC

Some of the careers nursing administration majors go into include:

Job Title NC Job Growth NC Median Salary
Medical and Health Services Managers 19% $101,020
Registered Nurses 16% $62,940

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

Major Annual Graduates in NC
Registered Nursing 6,226
Nursing Research & Other 316
Family Practice Nursing 254
Nursing Practice 232
Adult Health Nursing 144
Nurse Anesthetist 47
Nursing Science 47
School Nursing 40

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