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296 students earned Practical Nursing degrees in Nebraska in the 2018-2019 year.

In terms of popularity, Nursing & Nursing Assistants is the 25th most popular major in the state out of a total 235 majors commonly available.

Education Levels of Nursing & Nursing Assistants Majors in Nebraska

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Award Taking 1 to 2 Years 296
Award Taking 2 to 4 Years 296

Gender Distribution

In Nebraska, a practical nursing major is more popular with women than with men.

Nursing & Nursing Assistants Majors in NE Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of practical nursing majors in Nebraska is as follows:

  • Asian: 2.0%
  • Black or African American: 9.1%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 13.2%
  • White: 70.6%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 0.7%
  • Other Races: 4.4%
Nursing & Nursing Assistants Majors in NE Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Nursing & Nursing Assistants Grads in Nebraska

20,220 people in the state and 2,152,650 in the nation are employed in jobs related to practical nursing.

Nursing & Nursing Assistants Jobs Nationwide vs. NE

Wages for Nursing & Nursing Assistants Jobs in Nebraska

Practical Nursing grads earn an average of $28,730 in the state and $29,580 nationwide.

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There are 8 colleges in Nebraska that offer practical nursing degrees. Learn about the most popular 8 below:

95 Degrees in Major Awarded
9,240 Total Students

12 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 88% of students receive it. The full-time teacher rate is 55%.

56 Degrees in Major Awarded
14,913 Total Students

Of all the students who attend this school, 65% get financial aid. 20% of the teachers are full time. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $27,500 after earning their degree at this institution.

41 Degrees in Major Awarded
6,354 Total Students

87% of students get financical aid. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $8,217. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $27,100 after earning their degree at this institution.

36 Degrees in Major Awarded
5,016 Total Students

A typical student attending Northeast will pay a net price of $8,760. Graduates earn an average $30,200 after graduation. 17 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

30 Degrees in Major Awarded
1,825 Total Students

100% of the teachers are full time. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $25,500 a year. 96% of students are awarded financial aid at this school.

20 Degrees in Major Awarded
45% Graduation Rate
1,168 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 97%. This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 6.30%. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 97% of students receive it.

18 Degrees in Major Awarded
2,216 Total Students

95% of students get financical aid. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $26,100 after earning their degree at this institution. This public school has an average net price of $6,223.

0 Degrees in Major Awarded
67% Graduation Rate
1,162 Total Students

It takes the average student 4.00 years to graduate. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $49,000 a year. 95% of students get financical aid.

Nursing & Nursing Assistants Careers in NE

Some of the careers practical nursing majors go into include:

Job Title NE Job Growth NE Median Salary
Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses 15% $43,420
Nursing Assistants 12% $28,280

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

Major Annual Graduates in NE
Nursing 1,960
Allied Health Professions 637
Health/Medical Admin Services 392
Rehabilitation Professions 375
Medicine 291
Allied Health Services 223
Pharmacy/Pharmaceutical Sciences 203
Public Health 174

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