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Registered Nursing Schools in Montana

In 2018-2019, 792 students earned their Registered Nursing degrees in MT.

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

Education Levels of Registered Nursing Majors in Montana

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Bachelor’s Degree 541
Associate’s Degree 243
Master’s Degree 5
Post-Master’s Certificate 3
Postbaccalaureate Certificate 3

Gender Distribution

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

Registered Nursing Majors in MT Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 2.8%
  • Black or African American: 0.5%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 3.4%
  • White: 82.3%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 0.3%
  • Other Races: 10.7%
Registered Nursing Majors in MT Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Registered Nursing Grads in Montana

10,240 people in the state and 3,007,670 in the nation are employed in jobs related to registered nursing.

Registered Nursing Jobs Nationwide vs. MT

Wages for Registered Nursing Jobs in Montana

Registered Nursing grads earn an average of $67,450 in the state and $75,510 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 14 colleges in Montana that offer registered nursing degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

233 Degrees in Major Awarded
52% Graduation Rate
16,692 Total Students

Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $33,500 a year. 19 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. The student loan default rate of 5.30% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments.

183 Degrees in Major Awarded
38% Graduation Rate
998 Total Students

Graduates earn an average $28,800 after graduation. This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 7.40%. The average student takes 4.59 years to complete their degree at University of Providence.

55 Degrees in Major Awarded
24% Graduation Rate
4,416 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 52%. Graduates earn an average $30,400 after graduation. A typical student attending Montana State University - Billings will pay a net price of $14,005.

#4

Carroll College

Helena
46 Degrees in Major Awarded
64% Graduation Rate
1,231 Total Students

Graduates earn an average $37,400 after graduation. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 62% are considered full time. It takes the average student 4.34 years to graduate.

45 Degrees in Major Awarded
36% Graduation Rate
1,714 Total Students

Of all the students who attend this school, 93% get financial aid. Most students complete their degree in 4.79 years. 14 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

44 Degrees in Major Awarded
25% Graduation Rate
1,073 Total Students

Seeking financial aid? At this school, 88% of students receive it. The full-time teacher rate is 100%. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $33,600 a year.

36 Degrees in Major Awarded
46% Graduation Rate
10,487 Total Students

Seeking financial aid? At this school, 89% of students receive it. The student to faculty ratio is 17 to 1. A typical student attending UM will pay a net price of $15,353.

32 Degrees in Major Awarded
1,218 Total Students

Grads earn an average early-career salary of $26,800 after earning their degree at this institution. A typical student attending Great Falls College Montana State University will pay a net price of $9,678. 36% of the teachers are full time.

31 Degrees in Major Awarded
21% Graduation Rate
690 Total Students

77% of students get financical aid. An average student at SKC will pay a net price of $7,274. It takes the average student 4.21 years to graduate.

30 Degrees in Major Awarded
1,423 Total Students

13 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $11,240. Of all the students who attend this school, 75% get financial aid.

Registered Nursing Careers in MT

Some of the careers registered nursing majors go into include:

Job Title MT Job Growth MT Median Salary
Registered Nurses 18% $65,960
Nursing Instructors and Professors 18% $69,740

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

Major Annual Graduates in MT
Family Practice Nursing 20
Nursing Science 7
Clinical Nurse Leader 3

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