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Public Health Nursing Schools in Florida

In 2018-2019, 48 students earned their Public Health/Community Nursing degrees in FL.

A Public Health Nursing major is the 12th most popular major in this state.

Education Levels of Public Health Nursing Majors in Florida

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Bachelor’s Degree 48

Gender Distribution

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

Public Health Nursing Majors in FL Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 10.4%
  • Black or African American: 14.6%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 18.8%
  • White: 47.9%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 2.1%
  • Other Races: 6.2%
Public Health Nursing Majors in FL Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Public Health Nursing Grads in Florida

There are 177,600 people in the state and 3,007,670 people in the nation working in public health/community nursing jobs.

Public Health Nursing Jobs Nationwide vs. FL

Wages for Public Health Nursing Jobs in Florida

In this state, public health/community nursing grads earn an average of $66,210. Nationwide, they make an average of $75,510.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

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


University of Miami

Coral Gables
48 Degrees in Major Awarded
82% Graduation Rate
17,811 Total Students

It takes the average student 4.16 years to graduate. The student loan default rate of 1.90% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 79% are considered full time.

Public Health Nursing Careers in FL

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

Job Title FL Job Growth FL Median Salary
Nursing Instructors and Professors 30% $0
Registered Nurses 21% $64,400

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

Major Annual Graduates in FL
Registered Nursing 16,762
Family Practice Nursing 859
Nursing Practice 487
Nurse Anesthetist 285
Nursing Administration 132
Nursing Research & Other 80
Mental Health Nursing 76
Clinical Nurse Specialist 70

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