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Nursing Assistants & Aides Schools in Arizona

1,243 Nursing Assistant students earned their degrees in the state in 2018-2019.

In this state, Nursing Assistants & Aides is the 2nd most popular major out of a total 19 majors commonly available.

Education Levels of Nursing Assistants & Aides Majors in Arizona

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Award Taking Less Than 1 Year 1,154
Associate’s Degree 49
Award Taking 1 to 2 Years 40
Award Taking 2 to 4 Years 40

Gender Distribution

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

Nursing Assistants & Aides Majors in AZ Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 3.3%
  • Black or African American: 5.6%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 43.0%
  • White: 35.4%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 0.2%
  • Other Races: 12.6%
Nursing Assistants & Aides Majors in AZ Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Nursing Assistants & Aides Grads in Arizona

14,750 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. AZ

Wages for Nursing Assistants & Aides Jobs in Arizona

Nursing Assistant grads earn an average of $31,450 in the state and $29,580 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 23 colleges in Arizona that offer nursing assistant degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

#1

Yavapai College

Prescott
156 Degrees in Major Awarded
7,428 Total Students

72% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. The student to faculty ratio is 19 to 1. 53% of the teachers are full time.

147 Degrees in Major Awarded
856 Total Students

In their early career, PMI Mesa grads earn an average salary of $26,700. 25 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. 55% of the teachers are full time.

133 Degrees in Major Awarded
120 Total Students

The student to faculty ratio is 10 to 1. 53% of students get financical aid. Students who attend this private institution pay an average net price of $8,650.

114 Degrees in Major Awarded
3,672 Total Students

The student to faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $23,200 a year. The student loan default rate of 6.80% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments.

108 Degrees in Major Awarded
454 Total Students

Grads earn an average early-career salary of $26,700 after earning their degree at this institution. 25 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. 81% of students are awarded financial aid at this school.

95 Degrees in Major Awarded
19,512 Total Students

A typical student attending Pima County Community College District will pay a net price of $3,817. The student to faculty ratio is 26 to 1. In their early career, Pima County Community College District grads earn an average salary of $25,800.

93 Degrees in Major Awarded
5,067 Total Students

In their early career, GateWay Community College grads earn an average salary of $32,800. The student to faculty ratio is 14 to 1. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 74% of students receive it.

91 Degrees in Major Awarded
3,582 Total Students

This public school has an average net price of $12,128. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 26% are considered full time. Graduates earn an average $26,200 after graduation.

87 Degrees in Major Awarded
18,054 Total Students

Seeking financial aid? At this school, 77% of students receive it. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 100% are considered full time. Graduates earn an average $28,600 after graduation.

52 Degrees in Major Awarded
6,027 Total Students

In their early career, Eastern Arizona College grads earn an average salary of $24,700. The student to faculty ratio is 19 to 1. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 28% are considered full time.

Nursing Assistants & Aides Careers in AZ

Some of the careers nursing assistant majors go into include:

Job Title AZ Job Growth AZ Median Salary
Nursing Assistants 35% $30,540

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

Major Annual Graduates in AZ
Licensed Practical Nursing 318
Other Nursing & Nursing Assistants 76

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