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Nursing Practice Schools in Maryland

165 Nursing Practice students earned their degrees in the state in 2021-2022.

In this state, Nursing Practice is the 2nd most popular major out of a total 12 majors commonly available.

Education Levels of Nursing Practice Majors in Maryland

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 160
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 160
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 160
Master’s Degree 5

Gender Distribution

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


Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 12.1%
  • Black or African American: 21.2%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 7.3%
  • White: 52.1%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 0.6%
  • Other Races: 6.7%

Jobs for Nursing Practice Grads in Maryland

There are 69,000 people in the state and 3,504,280 people in the nation working in nursing practice jobs.


Wages for Nursing Practice Jobs in Maryland

Nursing Practice grads earn an average of $115,060 in the state and $110,030 nationwide.


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

133 Degrees in Major Awarded
7,244 Total Students

This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 0.40%. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 7 to 1. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 40% are considered full time.

7 Degrees in Major Awarded
71% Graduation Rate
20,856 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 16 to 1. 83% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. Most students complete their degree in 4.38 years.


Salisbury University

5 Degrees in Major Awarded
70% Graduation Rate
7,570 Total Students

91% of students get financical aid. Graduates earn an average $50,417 after graduation. Most students complete their degree in 4.30 years.

4 Degrees in Major Awarded
25% Graduation Rate
2,101 Total Students

The average student takes 4.58 years to complete their degree at Coppin. 92% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. The student to faculty ratio is 10 to 1.

Nursing Practice Careers in MD

Some of the careers nursing practice majors go into include:

Job Title MD Job Growth MD Median Salary
Nurse Practitioners 24% $108,580
Medical and Health Services Managers 12% $113,150
Registered Nurses 11% $75,660

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

Major Annual Graduates in MD
Registered Nursing 3,698
Nursing Science 128
Nursing Administration 95
Mental Health Nursing 27
Critical Care Nursing 4
Public Health Nursing 2
Family Practice Nursing 1

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