Nursing at Catholic University of America
CUA is located in Washington, District of Columbia and has a total student population of 5,366. In the 2020-2021 academic year, 64 students received a bachelor's degree in nursing from CUA.
Want to know more about the career opportunities in this field? Check out the Careers in Nursing section at the bottom of this page.
CUA Nursing Degrees Available
- Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing
- Master’s Degree in Nursing
- Doctorate Degree in Nursing
Online Classes Are Available at CUA
If you are a working student or have a busy schedule, you may want to consider taking online classes. While these classes used to be mostly populated by returning adults, more and more traditional students are turning to this option.
CUA does offer online education options in nursing for the following degree levels for those interested in distance learning:
CUA Nursing Rankings
Each year, College Factual ranks nursing programs across the country. The following shows how CUA performed in these rankings.
Note: Rankings don't always give a complete picture of a school's strengths and weaknesses, so it's a good idea to extend your research and also look at other factors when trying to decide if the school is right for you.
Bachelor’s Degree Overall Quality & Other Notable Rankings
The nursing major at CUA is not ranked on College Factual’s Best Colleges and Universities for Nursing. This could be for a number of reasons, such as not having enough data on the major or school to make an accurate assessment of its quality.
|Most Popular Online Nursing Doctor’s Degree Schools||125|
|Best Nursing Master’s Degree Schools||137|
|Most Focused Nursing Doctor’s Degree Schools||214|
|Most Focused Nursing Master’s Degree Schools||383|
|Most Popular Nursing Master’s Degree Schools||392|
|Best Value Nursing Bachelor’s Degree Schools||920|
How Much Do Nursing Graduates from CUA Make?
The median salary of nursing students who receive their bachelor's degree at CUA is $71,927. This is 14% higher than $62,880, which is the national average for all nursing bachelor's degree recipients.
Nursing Student Demographics at CUA
Take a look at the following statistics related to the make-up of the nursing majors at Catholic University of America.
CUA Nursing Bachelor’s Program
The following table and chart show the race/ethnicity for students who recently graduated from Catholic University of America with a bachelor's in nursing.
|Race/Ethnicity||Number of Students|
|Black or African American||1|
|Hispanic or Latino||4|
CUA Nursing Master’s Program
Of the students who received a nursing master's degree from CUA, 72% were white. This is above average for this degree on the natiowide level.
The following table and chart show the race/ethnicity for students who recently graduated from Catholic University of America with a master's in nursing.
|Race/Ethnicity||Number of Students|
|Black or African American||3|
|Hispanic or Latino||1|
CUA also has a doctoral program available in nursing. In 2021, 8 students graduated with a doctor's degree in this field.
Careers That Nursing Grads May Go Into
A degree in nursing can lead to the following careers. Since job numbers and average salaries can vary by geographic location, we have only included the numbers for DC, the home state for Catholic University of America.
|Occupation||Jobs in DC||Average Salary in DC|
|Medical and Health Services Managers||1,580||$145,760|
|Nursing Instructors and Professors||560||$153,830|
*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.
- College Factual
- National Center for Education Statistics
- O*NET Online
- Image Credit: By Gryffindor under License
More about our data sources and methodologies.
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