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Nursing Assistants & Aides Schools in Arkansas

In 2018-2019, 1,145 students earned their Nursing Assistant degrees in AR.

As a degree choice, Nursing Assistants & Aides is the 2nd most popular major in the state.

Education Levels of Nursing Assistants & Aides Majors in Arkansas

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Award Taking Less Than 1 Year 1,135
Award Taking 1 to 2 Years 10
Award Taking 2 to 4 Years 10

Gender Distribution

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

Nursing Assistants & Aides Majors in AR Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 0.9%
  • Black or African American: 20.5%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 7.1%
  • White: 67.6%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 0.3%
  • Other Races: 3.7%
Nursing Assistants & Aides Majors in AR Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Nursing Assistants & Aides Grads in Arkansas

In this state, there are 18,060 people employed in jobs related to a nursing assistant degree, compared to 1,450,960 nationwide.

Nursing Assistants & Aides Jobs Nationwide vs. AR

Wages for Nursing Assistants & Aides Jobs in Arkansas

Nursing Assistant grads earn an average of $25,080 in the state and $29,580 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 21 colleges in Arkansas that offer nursing assistant degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

124 Degrees in Major Awarded
22% Graduation Rate
3,111 Total Students

Graduates earn an average $23,900 after graduation. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 96% of students receive it. The average student takes 4.34 years to complete their degree at UAM.

116 Degrees in Major Awarded
1,257 Total Students

Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $8,295. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 11 to 1. Of all the students who attend this school, 90% get financial aid.

112 Degrees in Major Awarded
1,345 Total Students

Of all the teachers who work at the school, 53% are considered full time. 16 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. 95% of students are awarded financial aid at this school.

#4

Ozarka College

Melbourne
109 Degrees in Major Awarded
1,123 Total Students

Of all the teachers who work at the school, 41% are considered full time. A typical student attending Ozarka College will pay a net price of $8,288. 16 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

104 Degrees in Major Awarded
1,319 Total Students

This public school has an average net price of $7,020. 95% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 9.30%.

90 Degrees in Major Awarded
1,559 Total Students

Of all the students who attend this school, 89% get financial aid. 16 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. A typical student attending UA Hope-Texarkana will pay a net price of $8,003.

78 Degrees in Major Awarded
1,423 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 11 to 1. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $11,367. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $18,700 after earning their degree at this institution.

#8

Arkansas Tech University

Russellville
62 Degrees in Major Awarded
46% Graduation Rate
12,101 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 100%. Graduates earn an average $28,900 after graduation. The student loan default rate is 9.10% which is lower than average.

56 Degrees in Major Awarded
1,812 Total Students

Grads earn an average early-career salary of $23,000 after earning their degree at this institution. 15 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. The full-time teacher rate is 57%.

55 Degrees in Major Awarded
2,270 Total Students

87% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $10,399. 48% of the teachers are full time.

Nursing Assistants & Aides Careers in AR

Some of the careers nursing assistant majors go into include:

Job Title AR Job Growth AR Median Salary
Nursing Assistants 18% $24,610

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

Major Annual Graduates in AR
Licensed Practical Nursing 932

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