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Nursing Assistants & Aides Schools in Washington

1,062 Nursing Assistant students earned their degrees in the state in 2018-2019.

In terms of popularity, Nursing Assistants & Aides is the 2nd most popular major in the state out of a total 17 majors commonly available.

Education Levels of Nursing Assistants & Aides Majors in Washington

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Award Taking Less Than 1 Year 1,062

Gender Distribution

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

Nursing Assistants & Aides Majors in WA Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 8.9%
  • Black or African American: 5.3%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 18.9%
  • White: 52.0%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 0.8%
  • Other Races: 14.0%
Nursing Assistants & Aides Majors in WA Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Nursing Assistants & Aides Grads in Washington

There are 32,690 people in the state and 1,450,960 people in the nation working in nursing assistant jobs.

Nursing Assistants & Aides Jobs Nationwide vs. WA

Wages for Nursing Assistants & Aides Jobs in Washington

Nursing Assistant grads earn an average of $32,130 in the state and $29,580 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 30 colleges in Washington that offer nursing assistant degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

136 Degrees in Major Awarded
3,860 Total Students

Seeking financial aid? At this school, 83% of students receive it. In their early career, Walla Walla Community College grads earn an average salary of $27,700. 15 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

#2

Skagit Valley College

Mount Vernon
124 Degrees in Major Awarded
5,159 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 100%. 14 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 62% of students receive it.

97 Degrees in Major Awarded
3,905 Total Students

This public college charges it's students an average net price of $6,859. 22 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. 69% of students are awarded financial aid at this school.

74 Degrees in Major Awarded
3,546 Total Students

14 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. The full-time teacher rate is 100%. This public school has an average net price of $6,123.

68 Degrees in Major Awarded
4,263 Total Students

14 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. In their early career, Whatcom Community College grads earn an average salary of $28,700. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 59% of students receive it.

67 Degrees in Major Awarded
3,670 Total Students

Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $9,582. The student to faculty ratio is 12 to 1. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 97% are considered full time.

58 Degrees in Major Awarded
2,316 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 100%. 20 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. Of all the students who attend this school, 76% get financial aid.

57 Degrees in Major Awarded
7,034 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 18 to 1. 66% of students get financical aid. A typical student attending CBC will pay a net price of $8,515.

47 Degrees in Major Awarded
2,819 Total Students

This public school has an average net price of $7,226. The full-time teacher rate is 100%. 14 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

#9

Olympic College

Bremerton
47 Degrees in Major Awarded
6,620 Total Students

19 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $5,368. The full-time teacher rate is 100%.

Nursing Assistants & Aides Careers in WA

Some of the careers nursing assistant majors go into include:

Job Title WA Job Growth WA Median Salary
Nursing Assistants 14% $31,220

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

Major Annual Graduates in WA
Licensed Practical Nursing 213

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