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Doctor’s Degrees in Public Health/Community Nurse/Nursing

5 Yearly Graduations
100% Women
40% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*
There are 7 schools in the United States where you can get your doctor's degree in public health/community nursing. In recent years, the majority of the students getting degrees in this area were female, and 40% were from an underrepresented racial-ethnic group.

Education Levels of Public Health/Community Nursing Majors

In 2018-2019, 5 earned their doctor's degree in public health/community nursing. This makes it the 16th most popular doctor'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
Bachelor’s Degree 746
Master’s Degree 261
Graduate Certificate 10
Doctor’s Degree 5

Earnings of Public Health/Community Nursing Majors With Doctor’s Degrees

At this time, we do not have the data to estimate the median earnings for this class of people.

Student Debt

The data on debt ranges for public health/community nursing majors who have their doctor's degree is not available.

Student Diversity

More women than men pursue their doctor's degree in public health/community nursing. About 100.0% of graduates with this degree are female.

Gender Number of Grads
Men 0
Women 5
Gender Diversity of Doctor's Degrees in Public Health/Community Nursing

The racial-ethnic distribution of public health/community nursing doctor’s degree students is as follows:

Race/Ethnicity Number of Grads
Asian 2
Black or African American 0
Hispanic or Latino 0
White 3
International Students 0
Other Races/Ethnicities 0
Racial-Ethnic Diversity of Public Health/Community Nursing Doctor's Degree Students

There are 7 colleges that offer a doctor’s degree in public health/community nursing. Learn more about the most popular 7 below:

#1

University of Michigan - Ann Arbor

Ann Arbor, Michigan
5 Yearly Graduations
100% Women
40% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*

The most popular school in the United States for public health/community nursing students seekinga doctor's degree is University of Michigan - Ann Arbor. The average in-state tuition for full-time undergraduates is $16,212 per year, while in-state graduate students, on average, pay $23,890 per year.

During the 2018-2019 academic year, 5 people received their doctor's degree in public health/community nursing from U-M. Of these students, 100% were women and 40% were members of underrepresented racial-ethnic groups.

Below are some popular majors that are similar to public health/community nursing that offer doctor’s degrees.

Major Annual Degrees Awarded
Nursing Practice 4,735
Registered Nursing 1,045
Nursing Science 868
Nurse Anesthetist 567
Family Practice Nursing 553

References

*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.

More about our data sources and methodologies.

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