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Registered Nursing Schools in Michigan

In 2018-2019, 6,325 students earned their Registered Nursing degrees in MI.

A Registered Nursing major is the 1st most popular major in this state.

Education Levels of Registered Nursing Majors in Michigan

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Bachelor’s Degree 3,655
Associate’s Degree 2,332
Master’s Degree 144
Award Taking 2 to 4 Years 94
Award Taking 1 to 2 Years 94
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 91
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 91
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 91
Post-Master’s Certificate 9
Postbaccalaureate Certificate 9

Gender Distribution

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

Registered Nursing Majors in MI Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 2.7%
  • Black or African American: 7.0%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 3.8%
  • White: 78.1%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 1.2%
  • Other Races: 7.2%
Registered Nursing Majors in MI Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Registered Nursing Grads in Michigan

There are 98,090 people in the state and 3,007,670 people in the nation working in registered nursing jobs.

Registered Nursing Jobs Nationwide vs. MI

Wages for Registered Nursing Jobs in Michigan

Registered Nursing grads earn an average of $71,330 in the state and $75,510 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 55 colleges in Michigan that offer registered nursing degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

415 Degrees in Major Awarded
40% Graduation Rate
17,784 Total Students

98% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 17 to 1. A typical student attending Eastern Michigan will pay a net price of $15,394.

#2

Oakland University

Rochester Hills
401 Degrees in Major Awarded
44% Graduation Rate
19,013 Total Students

92% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. A typical student attending Oakland will pay a net price of $11,560. The student to faculty ratio is 20 to 1.

359 Degrees in Major Awarded
38% Graduation Rate
7,297 Total Students

Most students complete their degree in 4.88 years. In their early career, UM Flint grads earn an average salary of $32,500. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $13,352.

286 Degrees in Major Awarded
63% Graduation Rate
5,080 Total Students

The student to faculty ratio is 10 to 1. Most students complete their degree in 4.38 years. This private institution charges an average net price of $20,415.

277 Degrees in Major Awarded
77% Graduation Rate
49,809 Total Students

This public school has an average net price of $18,984. Graduates earn an average $41,600 after graduation. Most students complete their degree in 4.39 years.

261 Degrees in Major Awarded
67% Graduation Rate
24,033 Total Students

Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $18,019. Graduates earn an average $35,300 after graduation. The student to faculty ratio is 16 to 1.

#7

Oakland Community College

Bloomfield Hills
239 Degrees in Major Awarded
15,211 Total Students

44% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $3,921. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 100% are considered full time.

#8

Baker College

Owosso
217 Degrees in Major Awarded
14% Graduation Rate
7,606 Total Students

This private institution charges an average net price of $12,329. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 12% are considered full time. It takes the average student 4.97 years to graduate.

#9

Saginaw Valley State University

University Center
207 Degrees in Major Awarded
40% Graduation Rate
8,251 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 17 to 1. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 95% of students receive it. 55% of the teachers are full time.

#10

Ferris State University

Big Rapids
187 Degrees in Major Awarded
49% Graduation Rate
12,472 Total Students

The student to faculty ratio is 16 to 1. The student loan default rate of 7.00% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 69% are considered full time.

Registered Nursing Careers in MI

Some of the careers registered nursing majors go into include:

Job Title MI Job Growth MI Median Salary
Nursing Instructors and Professors 23% $83,160
Registered Nurses 14% $70,590

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

Major Annual Graduates in MI
Nursing Research & Other 264
Family Practice Nursing 141
Nurse Anesthetist 83
Adult Health Nursing 50
Nursing Administration 35
Nursing Science 34
Nursing Practice 30
School Nursing 27

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