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Public Health Nursing Schools in New York

In 2018-2019, 17 students earned their Public Health/Community Nursing degrees in NY.

A Public Health Nursing major is the 21st most popular major in this state.

Education Levels of Public Health Nursing Majors in New York

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Master’s Degree 17

Gender Distribution

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

Public Health Nursing Majors in NY Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 5.9%
  • Black or African American: 23.5%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 11.8%
  • White: 47.1%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 5.9%
  • Other Races: 5.9%
Public Health Nursing Majors in NY Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Public Health Nursing Grads in New York

186,870 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. NY

Wages for Public Health Nursing Jobs in New York

A typical salary for a public health/community nursing grad in the state is $85,610, compared to a typical salary of $75,510 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 5 colleges in New York that offer public health/community nursing degrees. Learn about the most popular 5 below:


Hunter College

New York
15 Degrees in Major Awarded
54% Graduation Rate
23,193 Total Students

The student to faculty ratio is 12 to 1. 87% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $2,796.

2 Degrees in Major Awarded
81% Graduation Rate
18,124 Total Students

Grads earn an average early-career salary of $45,300 after earning their degree at this institution. The student loan default rate is 2.10% which is lower than average. 71% of the teachers are full time.

0 Degrees in Major Awarded
43% Graduation Rate
12,782 Total Students

Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $29,400 a year. 82% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. The average student takes 4.70 years to complete their degree at CSI.

0 Degrees in Major Awarded
8,503 Total Students

39% of the teachers are full time. The student loan default rate is 4.60% which is lower than average. In their early career, The Graduate Center grads earn an average salary of $49,100.

0 Degrees in Major Awarded
42% Graduation Rate
3,048 Total Students

56% of the teachers are full time. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 11 to 1. 81% of students get financical aid.

Public Health Nursing Careers in NY

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

Job Title NY Job Growth NY Median Salary
Nursing Instructors and Professors 28% $81,980
Registered Nurses 20% $85,300

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

Major Annual Graduates in NY
Registered Nursing 13,018
Family Practice Nursing 922
Adult Health Nursing 347
Nursing Administration 293
Mental Health Nursing 241
Nursing Education 237
Geriatric Nursing 103
Nursing Research & Other 102

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