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Nursing Assistants & Aides Schools in Alabama

In 2018-2019, 147 students earned their Nursing Assistant degrees in AL.

In terms of popularity, Nursing Assistants & Aides is the 4th most popular major in the state out of a total 12 majors commonly available.

Education Levels of Nursing Assistants & Aides Majors in Alabama

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Award Taking Less Than 1 Year 126
Award Taking 1 to 2 Years 11
Award Taking 2 to 4 Years 11
Associate’s Degree 10

Gender Distribution

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

Nursing Assistants & Aides Majors in AL Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 1.4%
  • Black or African American: 51.7%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 6.1%
  • White: 35.4%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 2.0%
  • Other Races: 3.4%
Nursing Assistants & Aides Majors in AL Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Nursing Assistants & Aides Grads in Alabama

22,590 people in the state and 1,450,960 in the nation are employed in jobs related to nursing assistant.

Nursing Assistants & Aides Jobs Nationwide vs. AL

Wages for Nursing Assistants & Aides Jobs in Alabama

Nursing Assistant grads earn an average of $24,110 in the state and $29,580 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 6 colleges in Alabama that offer nursing assistant degrees. Learn about the most popular 6 below:

74 Degrees in Major Awarded
7,535 Total Students

This public school has an average net price of $6,141. The student to faculty ratio is 25 to 1. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $23,800 a year.

33 Degrees in Major Awarded
789 Total Students

Of all the teachers who work at the school, 45% are considered full time. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 13 to 1. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $19,100 a year.

18 Degrees in Major Awarded
2,237 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 20 to 1. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 27% are considered full time. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $4,698.

11 Degrees in Major Awarded
1,529 Total Students

54% of the teachers are full time. 95% of students get financical aid. In their early career, WCCS grads earn an average salary of $19,500.

10 Degrees in Major Awarded
100% Graduation Rate
323 Total Students

Seeking financial aid? At this school, 86% of students receive it. This private school has an average net price of $13,037. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 13 to 1.

1 Degrees in Major Awarded
4,201 Total Students

Graduates earn an average $22,700 after graduation. 44% of the teachers are full time. 73% of students get financical aid.

Nursing Assistants & Aides Careers in AL

Some of the careers nursing assistant majors go into include:

Job Title AL Job Growth AL Median Salary
Nursing Assistants 7% $23,290

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

Major Annual Graduates in AL
Licensed Practical Nursing 1,436
Other Nursing & Nursing Assistants 47

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