Graduate Certificates in Nursing Practice
Education Levels of Nursing Practice Majors
During the 2019-2020 academic year, 195 students earned their graduate certificate in nursing practice. This earns it the #6 spot on the list of the most popular graduate certificate programs in the nation.
The following table shows the number of diplomas awarded in nursing practice at each degree level.
|Education Level||Number of Grads|
Earnings of Nursing Practice Majors With Graduate Certificates
More women than men pursue their graduate certificate in nursing practice. About 90.3% of graduates with this degree are female.
|Gender||Number of Grads|
The racial-ethnic distribution of nursing practice graduate certificate students is as follows:
|Race/Ethnicity||Number of Grads|
|Black or African American||43|
|Hispanic or Latino||9|
Most Popular Nursing Practice Programs for Graduate Certificates
There are 28 colleges that offer a graduate certificate in nursing practice. Learn more about the most popular 20 below:
Explore Major by State
Below are some popular majors that are similar to nursing practice that offer graduate certificates.
|Major||Annual Degrees Awarded|
|Family Practice Nursing||1,209|
|Mental Health Nursing||948|
|Adult Health Nursing||267|
|Public Health Nursing||157|
*The racial-ethnic minority student count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the percentage of racial-ethnic minorities.
- College Factual
- National Center for Education Statistics
- O*NET Online
- Bureau of Labor Statistics
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More about our data sources and methodologies.
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