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Nursing Practice Schools in Wisconsin

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

A Nursing Practice major is the 3rd most popular major in this state.

Education Levels of Nursing Practice Majors in Wisconsin

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 193
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 193
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 193
Bachelor’s Degree 51
Master’s Degree 11
Postbaccalaureate Certificate 3
Post-Master’s Certificate 3

Gender Distribution

In Wisconsin, 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 Wisconsin is as follows:

  • Asian: 3.9%
  • Black or African American: 4.3%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 3.1%
  • White: 79.5%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 0.4%
  • Other Races: 8.9%
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Jobs for Nursing Practice Grads in Wisconsin

In this state, there are 68,310 people employed in jobs related to a nursing practice degree, compared to 3,504,280 nationwide.

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Wages for Nursing Practice Jobs in Wisconsin

Nursing Practice grads earn an average of $106,790 in the state and $110,030 nationwide.

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There are 9 colleges in Wisconsin that offer nursing practice degrees. Learn about the most popular 9 below:

50 Degrees in Major Awarded
50% Graduation Rate
1,229 Total Students

This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 3.90%. An average student at Bryant & Stratton College - Wauwatosa will pay a net price of $17,877. It takes the average student 4.00 years to graduate.

44 Degrees in Major Awarded
61% Graduation Rate
14,142 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 21 to 1. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 67% are considered full time. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 73% of students receive it.

43 Degrees in Major Awarded
44% Graduation Rate
23,829 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 62%. The student loan default rate is 1.80% which is lower than average. The student to faculty ratio is 18 to 1.

22 Degrees in Major Awarded
88% Graduation Rate
47,016 Total Students

64% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. The student loan default rate of 0.20% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments. 17 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

20 Degrees in Major Awarded
67% Graduation Rate
10,569 Total Students

The student to faculty ratio is 20 to 1. Most students complete their degree in 4.44 years. A typical student attending UW - Eau Claire will pay a net price of $16,884.

#6

Viterbo University

La Crosse
15 Degrees in Major Awarded
54% Graduation Rate
2,520 Total Students

An average student at Viterbo will pay a net price of $18,686. Graduates earn an average $51,465 after graduation. The full-time teacher rate is 42%.

#7

Marquette University

Milwaukee
13 Degrees in Major Awarded
82% Graduation Rate
11,320 Total Students

The 0.50% student loan default rate is lower than average. Graduates earn an average $61,604 after graduation. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 56% are considered full time.

#8

Alverno College

Milwaukee
3 Degrees in Major Awarded
48% Graduation Rate
1,822 Total Students

The student loan default rate of 1.50% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments. Most students complete their degree in 4.66 years. Students who attend this private institution pay an average net price of $17,586.

1 Degrees in Major Awarded
65% Graduation Rate
1,273 Total Students

This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 2.50%. The average student takes 4.42 years to complete their degree at Mount Mary. The student to faculty ratio is 10 to 1.

Nursing Practice Careers in WI

Some of the careers nursing practice majors go into include:

Job Title WI Job Growth WI Median Salary
Nurse Practitioners 27% $106,160
Medical and Health Services Managers 15% $98,600
Registered Nurses 8% $70,150

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

Major Annual Graduates in WI
Registered Nursing 4,688
Family Practice Nursing 417
Mental Health Nursing 40
Adult Health Nursing 17
Nursing Administration 15
Critical Care Nursing 8
Nursing Science 5
Clinical Nurse Specialist 4

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