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Nursing Assistants & Aides Schools in Illinois

In 2018-2019, 6,082 students earned their Nursing Assistant degrees in IL.

A Nursing Assistants & Aides major is the 2nd most popular major in this state.

Education Levels of Nursing Assistants & Aides Majors in Illinois

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Award Taking Less Than 1 Year 6,082

Gender Distribution

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

Nursing Assistants & Aides Majors in IL Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 5.5%
  • Black or African American: 12.2%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 20.6%
  • White: 55.5%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 0.4%
  • Other Races: 5.8%
Nursing Assistants & Aides Majors in IL Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Nursing Assistants & Aides Grads in Illinois

In this state, there are 61,140 people employed in jobs related to a nursing assistant degree, compared to 1,450,960 nationwide.

Nursing Assistants & Aides Jobs Nationwide vs. IL

Wages for Nursing Assistants & Aides Jobs in Illinois

In this state, nursing assistant grads earn an average of $28,810. Nationwide, they make an average of $29,580.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 45 colleges in Illinois that offer nursing assistant degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

663 Degrees in Major Awarded
13,477 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 36%. 54% of students get financical aid. A typical student attending Harper College will pay a net price of $7,382.

425 Degrees in Major Awarded
6,997 Total Students

A typical student attending Malcolm X College will pay a net price of $3,668. The full-time teacher rate is 36%. The student to faculty ratio is 22 to 1.

363 Degrees in Major Awarded
13,743 Total Students

51% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $26,800 a year. The full-time teacher rate is 24%.

#4

College of DuPage

Glen Ellyn
268 Degrees in Major Awarded
23,903 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 22%. The student to faculty ratio is 22 to 1. 57% of students are awarded financial aid at this school.

261 Degrees in Major Awarded
5,446 Total Students

Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $5,994. The student to faculty ratio is 19 to 1. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $23,700 a year.

241 Degrees in Major Awarded
4,974 Total Students

Graduates earn an average $23,400 after graduation. 61% of students get financical aid. The student to faculty ratio is 19 to 1.

#7

McHenry County College

Crystal Lake
235 Degrees in Major Awarded
7,473 Total Students

The student to faculty ratio is 20 to 1. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 28% are considered full time. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $6,415.

#8

Kaskaskia College

Centralia
219 Degrees in Major Awarded
3,248 Total Students

41% of the teachers are full time. A typical student attending Kaskaskia College will pay a net price of $6,490. The student to faculty ratio is 19 to 1.

205 Degrees in Major Awarded
8,508 Total Students

Graduates earn an average $22,000 after graduation. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $7,650. 18 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

#10

Rock Valley College

Rockford
187 Degrees in Major Awarded
6,092 Total Students

A typical student attending Rock Valley College will pay a net price of $7,842. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 52% of students receive it. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 17 to 1.

Nursing Assistants & Aides Careers in IL

Some of the careers nursing assistant majors go into include:

Job Title IL Job Growth IL Median Salary
Nursing Assistants 5% $27,860

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

Major Annual Graduates in IL
Licensed Practical Nursing 1,234
Other Nursing & Nursing Assistants 16

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