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Nursing Assistants & Aides Schools in Louisiana

627 students earned Nursing Assistant degrees in Louisiana in the 2018-2019 year.

As a degree choice, Nursing Assistants & Aides is the 3rd most popular major in the state.

Education Levels of Nursing Assistants & Aides Majors in Louisiana

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Award Taking Less Than 1 Year 623
Award Taking 1 to 2 Years 4
Award Taking 2 to 4 Years 4

Gender Distribution

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

Nursing Assistants & Aides Majors in LA Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 1.1%
  • Black or African American: 42.9%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 2.2%
  • White: 30.5%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 0.6%
  • Other Races: 22.6%
Nursing Assistants & Aides Majors in LA Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Nursing Assistants & Aides Grads in Louisiana

There are 20,690 people in the state and 1,450,960 people in the nation working in nursing assistant jobs.

Nursing Assistants & Aides Jobs Nationwide vs. LA

Wages for Nursing Assistants & Aides Jobs in Louisiana

Nursing Assistant grads earn an average of $22,750 in the state and $29,580 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 15 colleges in Louisiana that offer nursing assistant degrees. Learn about the most popular 11 below:

#1

Infinity College

Lafayette
152 Degrees in Major Awarded
125 Total Students

The student to faculty ratio is 23 to 1. 69% of students get financical aid.

128 Degrees in Major Awarded
2,371 Total Students

59% of the teachers are full time. The student to faculty ratio is 23 to 1. This public school has an average net price of $10,516.

108 Degrees in Major Awarded
3,815 Total Students

89% of students get financical aid. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $20,400 a year. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 25 to 1.

100 Degrees in Major Awarded
4,733 Total Students

89% of students get financical aid. The full-time teacher rate is 60%. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $6,827.

68 Degrees in Major Awarded
102 Total Students

Students who attend this private institution pay an average net price of $17,985. The student to faculty ratio is 12 to 1. 10% of students are awarded financial aid at this school.

26 Degrees in Major Awarded
2,161 Total Students

Graduates earn an average $24,400 after graduation. 39% of the teachers are full time. 86% of students get financical aid.

20 Degrees in Major Awarded
97 Total Students

16 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $16,100 after earning their degree at this institution. Students who attend this private institution pay an average net price of $20,510.

9 Degrees in Major Awarded
1,030 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 52%. 75% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. The student to faculty ratio is 12 to 1.

7 Degrees in Major Awarded
3,459 Total Students

Graduates earn an average $28,700 after graduation. 22 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. The 4.50% student loan default rate is lower than average.

4 Degrees in Major Awarded
226 Total Students

10 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. Students who attend this private institution pay an average net price of $13,699. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $20,600 a year.

4 Degrees in Major Awarded
66 Total Students

10 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. 100% of students get financical aid. This private school has an average net price of $14,437.

Nursing Assistants & Aides Careers in LA

Some of the careers nursing assistant majors go into include:

Job Title LA Job Growth LA Median Salary
Nursing Assistants 10% $22,070

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

Major Annual Graduates in LA
Licensed Practical Nursing 1,399
Other Nursing & Nursing Assistants 27

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