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Nursing Practice Schools in Colorado

16 students earned Nursing Practice degrees in Colorado in the 2021-2022 year.

A Nursing Practice major is the 7th most popular major in this state.

Education Levels of Nursing Practice Majors in Colorado

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 16
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 16
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 16

Gender Distribution

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


Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 12.5%
  • Black or African American: 18.8%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 6.3%
  • White: 62.5%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 0.0%
  • Other Races: 0.0%

Jobs for Nursing Practice Grads in Colorado

There are 60,140 people in the state and 3,504,280 people in the nation working in nursing practice jobs.


Wages for Nursing Practice Jobs in Colorado

A typical salary for a nursing practice grad in the state is $111,210, compared to a typical salary of $110,030 nationwide.


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

22 Degrees in Major Awarded
64% Graduation Rate
5,566 Total Students

An average student at Regis U will pay a net price of $23,916. It takes the average student 4.20 years to graduate. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 98% of students receive it.

6 Degrees in Major Awarded
54% Graduation Rate
8,472 Total Students

Of all the students who attend this school, 100% get financial aid. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 15 to 1. Graduates earn an average $38,696 after graduation.


Colorado Mesa University

Grand Junction
2 Degrees in Major Awarded
43% Graduation Rate
8,907 Total Students

18 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $36,748 a year. The 3.40% student loan default rate is lower than average.

Nursing Practice Careers in CO

Some of the careers nursing practice majors go into include:

Job Title CO Job Growth CO Median Salary
Nurse Practitioners 46% $105,560
Registered Nurses 36% $72,870
Medical and Health Services Managers 30% $108,660

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

Major Annual Graduates in CO
Registered Nursing 3,166
Public Health Nursing 1,430
Nursing Administration 1,203
Adult Health Nursing 455
Family Practice Nursing 127
Nursing Research & Other 34
Mental Health Nursing 22
Maternal & Neonatal Nursing 18

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