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Nursing Practice Schools in Arizona

362 students earned Nursing Practice degrees in Arizona in the 2018-2019 year.

In terms of popularity, Nursing Practice is the 4th most popular major in the state out of a total 19 majors commonly available.

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) 361
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 361
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 361
Post-Master’s Certificate 1
Postbaccalaureate Certificate 1

Gender Distribution

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

Nursing Practice Majors in AZ Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 9.7%
  • Black or African American: 18.0%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 11.0%
  • White: 55.2%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 0.0%
  • Other Races: 6.1%
Nursing Practice Majors in AZ Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Nursing Practice Grads in Arizona

There are 66,360 people in the state and 3,504,280 people in the nation working in nursing practice jobs.

Nursing Practice Jobs Nationwide vs. AZ

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.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

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

194 Degrees in Major Awarded
34% Graduation Rate
96,211 Total Students

8% of the teachers are full time. Most students complete their degree in 4.20 years. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 19 to 1.

112 Degrees in Major Awarded
61% Graduation Rate
44,577 Total Students

92% of students get financical aid. This public school has an average net price of $14,553. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 15 to 1.

50 Degrees in Major Awarded
64% Graduation Rate
11,420 Total Students

The 6.20% student loan default rate is lower than average. In their early career, ASU - Downtown Phoenix grads earn an average salary of $38,300. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 15 to 1.

6 Degrees in Major Awarded
52% Graduation Rate
30,733 Total Students

This public school has an average net price of $14,326. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 19 to 1. Of all the students who attend this school, 94% get financial aid.

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 9,318
Nursing Administration 1,188
Family Practice Nursing 266
Nursing Education 230
Critical Care Nursing 204
Public Health Nursing 156
Nurse Anesthetist 48
Nursing Research & Other 23

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