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Nursing Practice Schools in Arizona

465 Nursing Practice students earned their degrees in the state in 2021-2022.

A Nursing Practice major is the 3rd most popular major in this state.

Education Levels of Nursing Practice Majors in Arizona

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 463
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 463
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 463
Post-Master’s Certificate 2
Postbaccalaureate Certificate 2

Gender Distribution

In Arizona, a nursing practice major is more popular with women than with men.


Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of nursing practice majors in Arizona is as follows:

  • Asian: 10.5%
  • Black or African American: 25.4%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 11.2%
  • White: 44.3%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 0.4%
  • Other Races: 8.2%

Jobs for Nursing Practice Grads in Arizona

66,360 people in the state and 3,504,280 in the nation are employed in jobs related to nursing practice.


Wages for Nursing Practice Jobs in Arizona

In this state, nursing practice grads earn an average of $110,750. Nationwide, they make an average of $110,030.


There are 4 colleges in Arizona that offer nursing practice degrees. Learn about the most popular 4 below:

368 Degrees in Major Awarded
41% Graduation Rate
103,072 Total Students

100% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. 9% of the teachers are full time. It takes the average student 4.18 years to graduate.

94 Degrees in Major Awarded
65% Graduation Rate
48,274 Total Students

Of all the students who attend this school, 95% get financial aid. The student to faculty ratio is 17 to 1. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 76% are considered full time.

88 Degrees in Major Awarded
66% Graduation Rate
77,881 Total Students

Seeking financial aid? At this school, 92% of students receive it. It takes the average student 4.27 years to graduate. The 1.50% student loan default rate is lower than average.

4 Degrees in Major Awarded
57% Graduation Rate
28,711 Total Students

98% of students get financical aid. 21 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. A typical student attending NAU will pay a net price of $14,636.

Nursing Practice Careers in AZ

Some of the careers nursing practice majors go into include:

Job Title AZ Job Growth AZ Median Salary
Nurse Practitioners 58% $111,780
Medical and Health Services Managers 40% $97,520
Registered Nurses 37% $75,770

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

Major Annual Graduates in AZ
Registered Nursing 10,474
Nursing Administration 1,113
Family Practice Nursing 402
Critical Care Nursing 200
Public Health Nursing 140
Nurse Anesthetist 52
Nursing Research & Other 14
Mental Health Nursing 6

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