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Nursing Administration Schools in Virginia

169 Nursing Administration students earned their degrees in the state in 2018-2019.

As a degree choice, Nursing Administration is the 5th most popular major in the state.

Education Levels of Nursing Administration Majors in Virginia

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Master’s Degree 169

Gender Distribution

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

Nursing Administration Majors in VA Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 1.8%
  • Black or African American: 4.7%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 1.8%
  • White: 59.8%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 0.6%
  • Other Races: 31.4%
Nursing Administration Majors in VA Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Nursing Administration Grads in Virginia

72,400 people in the state and 3,324,630 in the nation are employed in jobs related to nursing administration.

Nursing Administration Jobs Nationwide vs. VA

Wages for Nursing Administration Jobs in Virginia

In this state, nursing administration grads earn an average of $69,790. Nationwide, they make an average of $75,510.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 7 colleges in Virginia that offer nursing administration degrees. Learn about the most popular 7 below:


Liberty University

138 Degrees in Major Awarded
49% Graduation Rate
85,586 Total Students

Most students complete their degree in 4.49 years. Students who attend this private institution pay an average net price of $27,883. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 18 to 1.

26 Degrees in Major Awarded
61% Graduation Rate
1,358 Total Students

Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $34,400 a year. The 3.80% student loan default rate is lower than average. The average student takes 4.29 years to complete their degree at Eastern Mennonite.

5 Degrees in Major Awarded
47% Graduation Rate

It takes the average student 4.48 years to graduate. 8 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. In their early career, Jefferson College of Health Sciences grads earn an average salary of $46,900.

0 Degrees in Major Awarded
63% Graduation Rate
4,293 Total Students

This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 8.80%. 95% of students get financical aid. The average student takes 4.44 years to complete their degree at Hampton.

0 Degrees in Major Awarded
53% Graduation Rate
23,675 Total Students

Graduates earn an average $35,500 after graduation. The average student takes 4.61 years to complete their degree at Old Dominion. Of all the students who attend this school, 93% get financial aid.

0 Degrees in Major Awarded
59% Graduation Rate
11,870 Total Students

Grads earn an average early-career salary of $36,400 after earning their degree at this institution. It takes the average student 4.30 years to graduate. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 68% are considered full time.

0 Degrees in Major Awarded
5% Graduation Rate
31 Total Students

7 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. Most students complete their degree in 5.43 years. In their early career, UOPX - Virginia grads earn an average salary of $28,400.

Nursing Administration Careers in VA

Some of the careers nursing administration majors go into include:

Job Title VA Job Growth VA Median Salary
Medical and Health Services Managers 24% $104,010
Registered Nurses 14% $68,000

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

Major Annual Graduates in VA
Registered Nursing 5,870
Nursing Practice 284
Nursing Research & Other 88
Nurse Anesthetist 81
Family Practice Nursing 59
Public Health Nursing 37
Adult Health Nursing 28
Nursing Science 18

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