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Nursing Practice Schools in Nevada

In 2021-2022, 146 students earned their Nursing Practice degrees in NV.

In this state, Nursing Practice is the 2nd most popular major out of a total 13 majors commonly available.

Education Levels of Nursing Practice Majors in Nevada

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Associate Degree 86
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 58
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 58
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 58
Post-Master’s Certificate 2
Postbaccalaureate Certificate 2

Gender Distribution

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


Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 15.8%
  • Black or African American: 14.4%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 17.8%
  • White: 38.4%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 0.0%
  • Other Races: 13.7%

Jobs for Nursing Practice Grads in Nevada

There are 25,630 people in the state and 3,504,280 people in the nation working in nursing practice jobs.


Wages for Nursing Practice Jobs in Nevada

In this state, nursing practice grads earn an average of $112,540. Nationwide, they make an average of $110,030.


There are 3 colleges in Nevada that offer nursing practice degrees. Learn about the most popular 3 below:

32 Degrees in Major Awarded
1,696 Total Students

8 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $71,239 after earning their degree at this institution. The full-time teacher rate is 43%.

30 Degrees in Major Awarded
61% Graduation Rate
21,034 Total Students

Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $46,774 a year. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 99% are considered full time. It takes the average student 4.56 years to graduate.


Las Vegas College

Las Vegas
14 Degrees in Major Awarded
632 Total Students

22 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. The full-time teacher rate is 57%. The student loan default rate of 2.80% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments.

Nursing Practice Careers in NV

Some of the careers nursing practice majors go into include:

Job Title NV Job Growth NV Median Salary
Nurse Practitioners 39% $112,090
Medical and Health Services Managers 31% $113,310
Registered Nurses 27% $85,210

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

Major Annual Graduates in NV
Registered Nursing 1,828
Nursing Science 66
Nursing Administration 31
Mental Health Nursing 6
Geriatric Nursing 5
School Nursing 3

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