Bachelor’s Degrees in Public Health/Community Nurse/Nursing
Education Levels of Public Health/Community Nursing Majors
During the 2018-2019 academic year, 746 students earned their bachelor's degree in public health/community nursing. This makes it the 6th most popular bachelor's degree program in the country.
The following table shows the number of diplomas awarded in public health/community nursing at each degree level.
|Education Level||Number of Grads|
Earnings of Public Health/Community Nursing Majors With Bachelor’s Degrees
More women than men pursue their bachelor's degree in public health/community nursing. About 90.3% of graduates with this degree are female.
|Gender||Number of Grads|
The racial-ethnic distribution of public health/community nursing bachelor’s degree students is as follows:
|Race/Ethnicity||Number of Grads|
|Black or African American||39|
|Hispanic or Latino||34|
Most Popular Public Health/Community Nursing Programs for Bachelor’s Degrees
There are 5 colleges that offer a bachelor’s degree in public health/community nursing. Learn more about the most popular 5 below:
The most popular school in the United States for public health/community nursing students seekinga bachelor's degree is Aspen University. Each year, around 5,400 students seeking various degrees attend the university. The average in-state tuition for full-time undergraduates is $3,600 per year, while in-state graduate students, on average, pay $3,900 per year.
During the 2018-2019 academic year, 661 people received their bachelor's degree in public health/community nursing from Aspen University. About 91% of this group were women, and 13% were students from an underrepresented racial-ethnic group.
The 2nd most popular school in the country for public health/community nursing majors who are seeking their bachelor's degree is University of Miami. Each year, around 17,300 students seeking various degrees attend the university. The average in-state tuition for full-time undergraduates is $50,400 per year, while in-state graduate students, on average, pay $37,800 per year.
For the 2018-2019 academic year, 48 bachelor's degrees were handed out to public health/community nursing majors at U Miami. About 88% of this group were women, and 48% were students from an underrepresented racial-ethnic group.
Bluefield College comes in at #3 on our list of the most popular colleges offering bachelor's degrees in public health/community nursing. Roughly 1,100 attend the school each year. The average in-state tuition for full-time undergraduates is $25,256 per year, while in-state graduate students, on average, pay $8,640 per year.
The public health/community nursing program at Bluefield College awarded 37 bachelor's degrees during the 2018-2019 school year. Of these students, 81% were women and 11% were members of underrepresented racial-ethnic groups.
Explore Major by State
Below are some popular majors that are similar to public health/community nursing that offer bachelor’s degrees.
|Major||Annual Degrees Awarded|
|Nursing Research & Other||3,429|
*The racial-ethnic minority student count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the percentage of racial-ethnic minorities.
- College Factual
- National Center for Education Statistics
- O*NET Online
- Bureau of Labor Statistics
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