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Nursing Practice Schools in Connecticut

167 students earned Nursing Practice degrees in Connecticut in the 2018-2019 year.

As a degree choice, Nursing Practice is the 4th most popular major in the state.

Education Levels of Nursing Practice Majors in Connecticut

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 105
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 105
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 105
Master’s Degree 62

Gender Distribution

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

Nursing Practice Majors in CT Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 7.8%
  • Black or African American: 12.0%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 4.2%
  • White: 65.9%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 0.0%
  • Other Races: 10.2%
Nursing Practice Majors in CT Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Nursing Practice Grads in Connecticut

39,250 people in the state and 3,504,280 in the nation are employed in jobs related to nursing practice.

Nursing Practice Jobs Nationwide vs. CT

Wages for Nursing Practice Jobs in Connecticut

A typical salary for a nursing practice grad in the state is $118,020, compared to a typical salary of $110,030 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 7 colleges in Connecticut that offer nursing practice degrees. Learn about the most popular 7 below:

78 Degrees in Major Awarded
83% Graduation Rate
27,280 Total Students

The 2.30% student loan default rate is lower than average. In their early career, UCONN grads earn an average salary of $46,400. 67% of the teachers are full time.

62 Degrees in Major Awarded
76% Graduation Rate
9,708 Total Students

99% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. This private institution charges an average net price of $39,307. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $51,900 a year.

#3

Yale University

New Haven
16 Degrees in Major Awarded
97% Graduation Rate
13,609 Total Students

The student to faculty ratio is 6 to 1. In their early career, Yale grads earn an average salary of $56,600. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 60% of students receive it.

#4

Fairfield University

Fairfield
5 Degrees in Major Awarded
82% Graduation Rate
5,349 Total Students

100% of the teachers are full time. Students who attend this private institution pay an average net price of $39,676. Most students complete their degree in 4.06 years.

4 Degrees in Major Awarded
57% Graduation Rate
11,154 Total Students

Grads earn an average early-career salary of $39,100 after earning their degree at this institution. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $16,288. Of all the students who attend this school, 87% get financial aid.

#6

University of Saint Joseph

West Hartford
2 Degrees in Major Awarded
55% Graduation Rate
2,398 Total Students

9 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. 100% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $43,500 a year.

0 Degrees in Major Awarded
64% Graduation Rate
9,156 Total Students

This private school has an average net price of $41,066. It takes the average student 4.12 years to graduate. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $45,900 after earning their degree at this institution.

Nursing Practice Careers in CT

Some of the careers nursing practice majors go into include:

Job Title CT Job Growth CT Median Salary
Nurse Practitioners 29% $115,370
Medical and Health Services Managers 15% $109,600
Registered Nurses 9% $79,920

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

Major Annual Graduates in CT
Registered Nursing 2,454
Nursing Administration 186
Nurse Anesthetist 65
Family Practice Nursing 42
Nursing Science 29
Mental Health Nursing 14
Adult Health Nursing 12
Nursing Education 7

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