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Nursing Practice Schools in Nevada

111 students earned Nursing Practice degrees in Nevada in the 2018-2019 year.

As a degree choice, Nursing Practice is the 3rd most popular major in the state.

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’s Degree 64
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 46
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 46
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 46
Post-Master’s Certificate 1
Postbaccalaureate Certificate 1

Gender Distribution

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

Nursing Practice Majors in NV Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 19.8%
  • Black or African American: 17.1%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 8.1%
  • White: 40.5%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 0.0%
  • Other Races: 14.4%
Nursing Practice Majors in NV Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Nursing Practice Grads in Nevada

25,630 people in the state and 3,504,280 in the nation are employed in jobs related to nursing practice.

Nursing Practice Jobs Nationwide vs. NV

Wages for Nursing Practice Jobs in Nevada

A typical salary for a nursing practice grad in the state is $112,540, compared to a typical salary of $110,030 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

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

64 Degrees in Major Awarded
172 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 36%. Students who attend this private institution pay an average net price of $17,899. 83% of students get financical aid.

33 Degrees in Major Awarded
1,530 Total Students

The student loan default rate is 0.90% which is lower than average. 46% of the teachers are full time. 4 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

14 Degrees in Major Awarded
58% Graduation Rate
20,993 Total Students

Of all the students who attend this school, 89% get financial aid. The student loan default rate is 5.00% which is lower than average. Most students complete their degree in 4.72 years.

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 1,551
Nursing Science 43
Nursing Administration 30
Mental Health Nursing 3
Nursing Research & Other 2
Clinical Nurse Leader 1
Geriatric Nursing 1

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