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Nursing & Nursing Assistants Schools in New York

3,432 students earned Practical Nursing degrees in New York 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 335 majors commonly available.

Education Levels of Nursing & Nursing Assistants Majors in New York

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Award Taking 1 to 2 Years 2,441
Award Taking 2 to 4 Years 2,441
Award Taking Less Than 1 Year 990
Post-Master’s Certificate 1
Postbaccalaureate Certificate 1

Gender Distribution

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

Nursing & Nursing Assistants Majors in NY Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 5.0%
  • Black or African American: 37.0%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 14.1%
  • White: 37.1%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 0.3%
  • Other Races: 6.5%
Nursing & Nursing Assistants Majors in NY Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Nursing & Nursing Assistants Grads in New York

137,900 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. NY

Wages for Nursing & Nursing Assistants Jobs in New York

A typical salary for a practical nursing grad in the state is $37,010, compared to a typical salary of $29,580 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 56 colleges in New York that offer practical nursing degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

#1

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Hempstead
421 Degrees in Major Awarded
44 Total Students

Of all the students who attend this school, 100% get financial aid. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 13 to 1.

265 Degrees in Major Awarded
524 Total Students

Of all the students who attend this school, 100% get financial aid. Students who attend this private institution pay an average net price of $15,551. The student to faculty ratio is 25 to 1.

#3

Erie 1 BOCES

West Seneca
209 Degrees in Major Awarded
360 Total Students

A typical student attending Erie 1 BOCES will pay a net price of $8,502. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 19 to 1. In their early career, Erie 1 BOCES grads earn an average salary of $34,800.

204 Degrees in Major Awarded
146 Degrees in Major Awarded
170 Total Students

Of all the students who attend this school, 100% get financial aid. This public school has an average net price of $21,327. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 35 to 1.

138 Degrees in Major Awarded
272 Total Students

The student loan default rate is 7.40% which is lower than average. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 20 to 1. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $15,890.

137 Degrees in Major Awarded
427 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 19 to 1. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $26,700 after earning their degree at this institution. Of all the students who attend this school, 94% get financial aid.

133 Degrees in Major Awarded
207 Total Students

12 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. 60% of students get financical aid. Graduates earn an average $51,500 after graduation.

114 Degrees in Major Awarded
228 Total Students

Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $17,210. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $34,500 after earning their degree at this institution. 12 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

110 Degrees in Major Awarded
141 Total Students

Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $14,543. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $28,500 after earning their degree at this institution. Of all the students who attend this school, 100% get financial aid.

Nursing & Nursing Assistants Careers in NY

Some of the careers practical nursing majors go into include:

Job Title NY Job Growth NY Median Salary
Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses 18% $48,620
Nursing Assistants 16% $36,610

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

Major Annual Graduates in NY
Nursing 15,717
Allied Health Services 4,432
Health/Medical Admin Services 3,852
Allied Health Professions 3,478
Rehabilitation Professions 2,961
Public Health 2,459
Communication Sciences 2,115
Health Sciences & Services 1,925

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