Nursing at Pennsylvania State University - Altoona
In 2019, 48 nursing majors received their bachelor's degree from Penn State Altoona.
Want to know more about the career opportunities in this field? Check out the Careers in Nursing section at the bottom of this page.
Penn State Altoona Nursing Degrees Available
- Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing
Penn State Altoona Nursing Rankings
The following rankings from College Factual show how the nursing progam at Penn State Altoona compares to programs at other colleges and universities.
Note: Although rankings can help you see some information about a school, it's not a good idea to depend on them alone. Be sure to check out other things about the school before making your decision to attend.
Bachelor’s Degree Overall Quality & Other Notable Rankings
The nursing major at Penn State Altoona 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 Focused Nursing Basic Certificate Schools||37|
|Most Popular Nursing Bachelor’s Degree Schools||690|
|Most Focused Nursing Associate’s Degree Schools||1,084|
Earnings of Penn State Altoona Nursing Graduates
The median salary of nursing students who receive their bachelor's degree at Penn State Altoona is $67,800. This is 11% higher than $61,050, which is the national average for all nursing bachelor's degree recipients.
Nursing Student Demographics at Penn State Altoona
Penn State Altoona Nursing Bachelor’s Program
The following table and chart show the race/ethnicity for students who recently graduated from Pennsylvania State University - Altoona with a bachelor's in nursing.
|Race/Ethnicity||Number of Students|
|Black or African American||0|
|Hispanic or Latino||5|
Penn State Altoona also has a doctoral program available in nursing. In 2019, 0 student 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 PA, the home state for Pennsylvania State University - Altoona.
|Occupation||Jobs in PA||Average Salary in PA|
|Medical and Health Services Managers||16,410||$97,310|
|Nursing Instructors and Professors||4,010||$78,810|
*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.
More about our data sources and methodologies.
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