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Nursing Assistants & Aides Schools in Massachusetts

In 2018-2019, 14 students earned their Nursing Assistant degrees in MA.

A Nursing Assistants & Aides major is the 15th most popular major in this state.

Education Levels of Nursing Assistants & Aides Majors in Massachusetts

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Award Taking Less Than 1 Year 14

Gender Distribution

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

Nursing Assistants & Aides Majors in MA Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 0.0%
  • Black or African American: 14.3%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 7.1%
  • White: 64.3%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 0.0%
  • Other Races: 14.3%
Nursing Assistants & Aides Majors in MA Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Nursing Assistants & Aides Grads in Massachusetts

There are 39,100 people in the state and 1,450,960 people in the nation working in nursing assistant jobs.

Nursing Assistants & Aides Jobs Nationwide vs. MA

Wages for Nursing Assistants & Aides Jobs in Massachusetts

A typical salary for a nursing assistant grad in the state is $33,630, compared to a typical salary of $29,580 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 3 colleges in Massachusetts that offer nursing assistant degrees. Learn about the most popular 3 below:

8 Degrees in Major Awarded
7,291 Total Students

Of all the teachers who work at the school, 25% are considered full time. Graduates earn an average $30,100 after graduation. 82% of students get financical aid.

6 Degrees in Major Awarded
11,352 Total Students

Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $29,300 a year. 67% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 22% are considered full time.

0 Degrees in Major Awarded
7,569 Total Students

The 9.20% student loan default rate is lower than average. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 69% of students receive it. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 24% are considered full time.

Nursing Assistants & Aides Careers in MA

Some of the careers nursing assistant majors go into include:

Job Title MA Job Growth MA Median Salary
Nursing Assistants 10% $32,310

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

Major Annual Graduates in MA
Licensed Practical Nursing 550
Other Nursing & Nursing Assistants 130

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