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Nursing Education Schools in Illinois

In 2018-2019, 52 students earned their Nursing Education degrees in IL.

A Nursing Education major is the 8th most popular major in this state.

Education Levels of Nursing Education Majors in Illinois

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Master’s Degree 38
Post-Master’s Certificate 14
Postbaccalaureate Certificate 14

Gender Distribution

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

Nursing Education Majors in IL Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 3.8%
  • Black or African American: 13.5%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 3.8%
  • White: 69.2%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 0.0%
  • Other Races: 9.6%
Nursing Education Majors in IL Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Nursing Education Grads in Illinois

1,810 people in the state and 55,710 in the nation are employed in jobs related to nursing education.

Nursing Education Jobs Nationwide vs. IL

Wages for Nursing Education Jobs in Illinois

A typical salary for a nursing education grad in the state is $69,310, compared to a typical salary of $81,350 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 8 colleges in Illinois that offer nursing education degrees. Learn about the most popular 8 below:

15 Degrees in Major Awarded
49% Graduation Rate
13,281 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 19 to 1. A typical student attending SIUE will pay a net price of $13,532. 94% of students are awarded financial aid at this school.

14 Degrees in Major Awarded
89% Graduation Rate
27,629 Total Students

8% of the teachers are full time. This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 3.50%. In their early career, Chamberlain - Illinois grads earn an average salary of $67,100.

14 Degrees in Major Awarded
61% Graduation Rate
4,655 Total Students

33% of the teachers are full time. The student loan default rate of 4.20% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments. 17 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

5 Degrees in Major Awarded
60% Graduation Rate
2,094 Total Students

This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 7.80%. Most students complete their degree in 4.19 years. 100% of students are awarded financial aid at this school.

4 Degrees in Major Awarded
692 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 53%. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 8 to 1. The student loan default rate of 6.40% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments.

0 Degrees in Major Awarded
74% Graduation Rate
5,882 Total Students

Graduates earn an average $42,900 after graduation. Most students complete their degree in 4.30 years. This private institution charges an average net price of $24,706.

0 Degrees in Major Awarded
48% Graduation Rate
3,667 Total Students

Grads earn an average early-career salary of $38,100 after earning their degree at this institution. This private institution charges an average net price of $14,643. 100% of students are awarded financial aid at this school.

0 Degrees in Major Awarded
833 Total Students

100% of the teachers are full time. The student loan default rate of 1.70% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments. In their early career, Resurrection University grads earn an average salary of $65,300.

Nursing Education Careers in IL

Some of the careers nursing education majors go into include:

Job Title IL Job Growth IL Median Salary
Nursing Instructors and Professors 15% $63,490

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

Major Annual Graduates in IL
Registered Nursing 16,387
Family Practice Nursing 2,677
Nursing Practice 734
Nursing Science 554
Nursing Administration 188
Nurse Anesthetist 34
Adult Health Nursing 17
Geriatric Nursing 17

View all majors related to Nursing Education

View Nationwide Nursing Education Report

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