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Registered Nursing Schools in Alaska

In 2018-2019, 148 students earned their Registered Nursing degrees in AK.

As a degree choice, Registered Nursing is the 1st most popular major in the state.

Education Levels of Registered Nursing Majors in Alaska

Registered Nursing majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Bachelor’s Degree 132
Master’s Degree 16

Gender Distribution

In Alaska, a registered nursing major is more popular with women than with men.

Registered Nursing Majors in AK Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of registered nursing majors in Alaska is as follows:

  • Asian: 14.2%
  • Black or African American: 1.4%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 2.7%
  • White: 65.5%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 1.4%
  • Other Races: 14.9%
Registered Nursing Majors in AK Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Registered Nursing Grads in Alaska

There are 5,730 people in the state and 3,007,670 people in the nation working in registered nursing jobs.

Registered Nursing Jobs Nationwide vs. AK

Wages for Registered Nursing Jobs in Alaska

In this state, registered nursing grads earn an average of $79,210. Nationwide, they make an average of $75,510.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

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

148 Degrees in Major Awarded
27% Graduation Rate
12,766 Total Students

Of all the teachers who work at the school, 48% are considered full time. 82% of students get financical aid. In their early career, UAA grads earn an average salary of $36,000.

Registered Nursing Careers in AK

Some of the careers registered nursing majors go into include:

Job Title AK Job Growth AK Median Salary
Registered Nurses 21% $87,650
Nursing Instructors and Professors 0% $83,320

Below are some popular majors in the state that are similar to registered nursing.

Major Annual Graduates in AK
Nursing Practice 3
Family Practice Nursing 1
Nursing Education 1

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