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Nursing Science Schools in Maryland

56 Nursing Science students earned their degrees in the state in 2021-2022.

In this state, Nursing Science is the 3rd most popular major out of a total 12 majors commonly available.

Education Levels of Nursing Science Majors in Maryland

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Master’s Degree 34
Post-Master’s Certificate 15
Postbaccalaureate Certificate 15
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 7
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 7
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 7

Gender Distribution

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


Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 8.9%
  • Black or African American: 25.0%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 1.8%
  • White: 53.6%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 5.4%
  • Other Races: 5.4%

Jobs for Nursing Science Grads in Maryland

54,950 people in the state and 3,007,670 in the nation are employed in jobs related to nursing science.


Wages for Nursing Science Jobs in Maryland

In this state, nursing science grads earn an average of $76,820. Nationwide, they make an average of $75,510.


There is one school in the state that offers this degree.

128 Degrees in Major Awarded
7,244 Total Students

The student loan default rate of 0.40% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments. In their early career, UMB grads earn an average salary of $74,873. 7 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

Nursing Science Careers in MD

Some of the careers nursing science majors go into include:

Job Title MD Job Growth MD Median Salary
Registered Nurses 11% $75,660
Nursing Instructors and Professors 7% $87,490

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

Major Annual Graduates in MD
Registered Nursing 3,698
Nursing Practice 149
Nursing Administration 95
Mental Health Nursing 27
Critical Care Nursing 4
Public Health Nursing 2
Family Practice Nursing 1

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