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Public Health Nursing Schools in Alabama

In 2018-2019, 32 students earned their Public Health/Community Nursing degrees in AL.

A Public Health Nursing major is the 9th most popular major in this state.

Education Levels of Public Health Nursing Majors in Alabama

Public Health/Community Nursing majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Master’s Degree 23
Post-Master’s Certificate 9
Postbaccalaureate Certificate 9

Gender Distribution

In Alabama, a public health/community nursing major is more popular with women than with men.

Public Health Nursing Majors in AL Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of public health/community nursing majors in Alabama is as follows:

  • Asian: 0.0%
  • Black or African American: 37.5%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 0.0%
  • White: 59.4%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 0.0%
  • Other Races: 3.1%
Public Health Nursing Majors in AL Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Public Health Nursing Grads in Alabama

50,820 people in the state and 3,007,670 in the nation are employed in jobs related to public health/community nursing.

Public Health Nursing Jobs Nationwide vs. AL

Wages for Public Health Nursing Jobs in Alabama

A typical salary for a public health/community nursing grad in the state is $59,470, compared to a typical salary of $75,510 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

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

32 Degrees in Major Awarded
31% Graduation Rate
9,021 Total Students

The average student takes 4.79 years to complete their degree at Jacksonville State University. Of all the students who attend this school, 93% get financial aid. The student loan default rate of 9.80% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments.

Public Health Nursing Careers in AL

Some of the careers public health/community nursing majors go into include:

Job Title AL Job Growth AL Median Salary
Nursing Instructors and Professors 20% $64,010
Registered Nurses 13% $57,930

Below are some popular majors in the state that are similar to public health/community nursing.

Major Annual Graduates in AL
Registered Nursing 6,282
Nursing Practice 245
Nurse Anesthetist 64
Nursing Administration 60
Family Practice Nursing 42
Nursing Education 12
Nursing Science 6

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