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Public Health Nursing Schools in California

19 Public Health/Community Nursing students earned their degrees in the state in 2018-2019.

A Public Health Nursing major is the 14th most popular major in this state.

Education Levels of Public Health Nursing Majors in California

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Master’s Degree 19

Gender Distribution

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

Public Health Nursing Majors in CA Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 21.1%
  • Black or African American: 0.0%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 42.1%
  • White: 31.6%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 0.0%
  • Other Races: 5.3%
Public Health Nursing Majors in CA Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Public Health Nursing Grads in California

297,900 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. CA

Wages for Public Health Nursing Jobs in California

In this state, public health/community nursing grads earn an average of $101,320. Nationwide, they make an average of $75,510.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 3 colleges in California that offer public health/community nursing degrees. Learn about the most popular 3 below:

19 Degrees in Major Awarded
88% Graduation Rate
36,908 Total Students

Of all the teachers who work at the school, 81% are considered full time. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 68% of students receive it. The student loan default rate of 1.70% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments.

0 Degrees in Major Awarded
67% Graduation Rate
38,674 Total Students

The student to faculty ratio is 23 to 1. The average student takes 5.03 years to complete their degree at CSULB. Of all the students who attend this school, 82% get financial aid.

0 Degrees in Major Awarded
40% Graduation Rate
966 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 29%. Most students complete their degree in 4.48 years. Graduates earn an average $39,600 after graduation.

Public Health Nursing Careers in CA

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

Job Title CA Job Growth CA Median Salary
Nursing Instructors and Professors 26% $96,580
Registered Nurses 16% $104,410

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

Major Annual Graduates in CA
Registered Nursing 15,593
Nursing Administration 601
Family Practice Nursing 463
Nursing Research & Other 256
Clinical Nurse Specialist 212
Nursing Science 159
Nursing Practice 136
Clinical Nurse Leader 132

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