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Nursing Practice Schools in Louisiana

98 students earned Nursing Practice degrees in Louisiana in the 2021-2022 year.

In terms of popularity, Nursing Practice is the 3rd most popular major in the state out of a total 11 majors commonly available.

Education Levels of Nursing Practice Majors in Louisiana

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 98
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 98
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 98

Gender Distribution

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

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Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 4.1%
  • Black or African American: 19.4%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 5.1%
  • White: 67.3%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 0.0%
  • Other Races: 4.1%
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Jobs for Nursing Practice Grads in Louisiana

50,470 people in the state and 3,504,280 in the nation are employed in jobs related to nursing practice.

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Wages for Nursing Practice Jobs in Louisiana

Nursing Practice grads earn an average of $100,710 in the state and $110,030 nationwide.

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There are 6 colleges in Louisiana that offer nursing practice degrees. Learn about the most popular 6 below:

69 Degrees in Major Awarded
2,835 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 72%. 3 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 0.70%.

12 Degrees in Major Awarded
45% Graduation Rate
10,735 Total Students

Grads earn an average early-career salary of $38,420 after earning their degree at this institution. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 60% are considered full time. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 19 to 1.

10 Degrees in Major Awarded
51% Graduation Rate
16,225 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 19 to 1. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $12,642. The student loan default rate is 2.80% which is lower than average.

6 Degrees in Major Awarded
31% Graduation Rate
8,317 Total Students

Seeking financial aid? At this school, 98% of students receive it. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $32,745 a year. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 94% are considered full time.

5 Degrees in Major Awarded
39% Graduation Rate
13,456 Total Students

This public college charges it's students an average net price of $13,269. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 96% of students receive it. The student loan default rate is 3.10% which is lower than average.

4 Degrees in Major Awarded
62% Graduation Rate
4,570 Total Students

Of all the students who attend this school, 100% get financial aid. The student loan default rate is 2.80% which is lower than average. In their early career, Loyola New Orleans grads earn an average salary of $37,098.

Nursing Practice Careers in LA

Some of the careers nursing practice majors go into include:

Job Title LA Job Growth LA Median Salary
Nurse Practitioners 27% $99,510
Medical and Health Services Managers 15% $90,840
Registered Nurses 14% $62,400

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

Major Annual Graduates in LA
Registered Nursing 3,205
Family Practice Nursing 123
Nurse Anesthetist 26
Mental Health Nursing 17
Nursing Research & Other 14
Nursing Administration 7
Geriatric Nursing 2
Nursing Science 1

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