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Nursing Assistants & Aides Schools in Texas

In 2018-2019, 1,172 students earned their Nursing Assistant degrees in TX.

A Nursing Assistants & Aides major is the 4th most popular major in this state.

Education Levels of Nursing Assistants & Aides Majors in Texas

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Award Taking Less Than 1 Year 1,094
Award Taking 1 to 2 Years 78
Award Taking 2 to 4 Years 78

Gender Distribution

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

Nursing Assistants & Aides Majors in TX Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 1.7%
  • Black or African American: 10.2%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 70.1%
  • White: 14.8%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 1.2%
  • Other Races: 1.9%
Nursing Assistants & Aides Majors in TX Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Nursing Assistants & Aides Grads in Texas

There are 87,750 people in the state and 1,450,960 people in the nation working in nursing assistant jobs.

Nursing Assistants & Aides Jobs Nationwide vs. TX

Wages for Nursing Assistants & Aides Jobs in Texas

Nursing Assistant grads earn an average of $27,030 in the state and $29,580 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

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

#1

RGV Careers

Pharr
231 Degrees in Major Awarded
776 Total Students

The student to faculty ratio is 30 to 1. 39% of students get financical aid. This private school has an average net price of $20,176.

#2

Arlington Career Institute

Grand Prairie
130 Degrees in Major Awarded
337 Total Students

The 9.90% student loan default rate is lower than average. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 22 to 1. Graduates earn an average $25,000 after graduation.

113 Degrees in Major Awarded
0% Graduation Rate
33,054 Total Students

Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $23,600 a year. 91% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $1,445.

112 Degrees in Major Awarded
2,189 Total Students

73% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. This public school has an average net price of $8,107. The student to faculty ratio is 27 to 1.

111 Degrees in Major Awarded
10,200 Total Students

In their early career, Laredo Community College grads earn an average salary of $23,900. The 7.80% student loan default rate is lower than average. The full-time teacher rate is 68%.

97 Degrees in Major Awarded
989 Total Students

In their early career, PMI Houston grads earn an average salary of $26,700. 79% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. The 7.00% student loan default rate is lower than average.

79 Degrees in Major Awarded
5,797 Total Students

A typical student attending Alvin will pay a net price of $6,710. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $30,700 a year. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 22% are considered full time.

53 Degrees in Major Awarded
74 Total Students

Graduates earn an average $27,700 after graduation. An average student at VGI will pay a net price of $10,790. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 19 to 1.

43 Degrees in Major Awarded
119 Total Students

17 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. In their early career, Texas Health School grads earn an average salary of $20,100. This private institution charges an average net price of $17,773.

#10

Quest College

San Antonio
39 Degrees in Major Awarded
96 Total Students

93% of students get financical aid. The student loan default rate is 6.40% which is lower than average. This private institution charges an average net price of $19,040.

Nursing Assistants & Aides Careers in TX

Some of the careers nursing assistant majors go into include:

Job Title TX Job Growth TX Median Salary
Nursing Assistants 20% $25,760

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

Major Annual Graduates in TX
Licensed Practical Nursing 3,484
Other Nursing & Nursing Assistants 485

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