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Registered Nursing Schools in Maine

692 students earned Registered Nursing degrees in Maine in the 2018-2019 year.

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

Education Levels of Registered Nursing Majors in Maine

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Bachelor’s Degree 439
Associate’s Degree 242
Master’s Degree 11

Gender Distribution

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

Registered Nursing Majors in ME Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 1.3%
  • Black or African American: 1.7%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 1.3%
  • White: 88.7%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 0.7%
  • Other Races: 6.2%
Registered Nursing Majors in ME Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Registered Nursing Grads in Maine

There are 14,770 people in the state and 3,007,670 people in the nation working in registered nursing jobs.

Registered Nursing Jobs Nationwide vs. ME

Wages for Registered Nursing Jobs in Maine

In this state, registered nursing grads earn an average of $60,810. Nationwide, they make an average of $75,510.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 13 colleges in Maine that offer registered nursing degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

143 Degrees in Major Awarded
33% Graduation Rate
8,140 Total Students

14 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. The full-time teacher rate is 34%. 97% of students are awarded financial aid at this school.

100 Degrees in Major Awarded
65% Graduation Rate
8,010 Total Students

100% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. 13 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. The student loan default rate of 2.40% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments.

74 Degrees in Major Awarded
55% Graduation Rate
11,404 Total Students

In their early career, UMaine grads earn an average salary of $33,800. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $16,388. 16 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

71 Degrees in Major Awarded
44% Graduation Rate
3,761 Total Students

This private institution charges an average net price of $18,358. 15 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. 99% of students are awarded financial aid at this school.

67 Degrees in Major Awarded
5,852 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 18 to 1. This public school has an average net price of $10,521. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 81% of students receive it.

62 Degrees in Major Awarded
54% Graduation Rate
2,106 Total Students

Most students complete their degree in 4.15 years. Students who attend this private institution pay an average net price of $26,405. 100% of students are awarded financial aid at this school.

53 Degrees in Major Awarded
177 Total Students

Grads earn an average early-career salary of $50,000 after earning their degree at this institution. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 83% of students receive it. This private institution charges an average net price of $14,418.

36 Degrees in Major Awarded
2,473 Total Students

Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $9,094. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 85% of students receive it. 19 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

32 Degrees in Major Awarded
811 Total Students

Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $24,200 a year. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $9,127. 94% of students are awarded financial aid at this school.

29 Degrees in Major Awarded
3,068 Total Students

25% of the teachers are full time. The student to faculty ratio is 17 to 1. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $9,943.

Registered Nursing Careers in ME

Some of the careers registered nursing majors go into include:

Job Title ME Job Growth ME Median Salary
Nursing Instructors and Professors 12% $54,160
Registered Nurses 11% $65,630

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

Major Annual Graduates in ME
Nursing Science 178
Family Practice Nursing 81
Nursing Administration 27
Nurse Anesthetist 15
Clinical Nurse Leader 13
Mental Health Nursing 13
Nursing Education 4
Adult Health Nursing 2

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