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Nursing & Nursing Assistants Schools in Oregon

In 2018-2019, 487 students earned their Practical Nursing degrees in OR.

In this state, Nursing & Nursing Assistants is the 30th most popular major out of a total 268 majors commonly available.

Education Levels of Nursing & Nursing Assistants Majors in Oregon

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Award Taking 1 to 2 Years 471
Award Taking 2 to 4 Years 471
Award Taking Less Than 1 Year 16

Gender Distribution

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

Nursing & Nursing Assistants Majors in OR Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 3.5%
  • Black or African American: 9.2%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 9.7%
  • White: 60.0%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 0.0%
  • Other Races: 17.7%
Nursing & Nursing Assistants Majors in OR Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Nursing & Nursing Assistants Grads in Oregon

16,600 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. OR

Wages for Nursing & Nursing Assistants Jobs in Oregon

In this state, practical nursing grads earn an average of $33,230. Nationwide, they make an average of $29,580.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 13 colleges in Oregon that offer practical nursing degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

#1

Sumner College

Portland
112 Degrees in Major Awarded
321 Total Students

Students who attend this private institution pay an average net price of $19,989. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 100% are considered full time. 86% of students get financical aid.

106 Degrees in Major Awarded
322 Total Students

The 9.00% student loan default rate is lower than average. The student to faculty ratio is 16 to 1. 88% of students get financical aid.

#3

Pioneer Pacific College

Wilsonville
105 Degrees in Major Awarded
892 Total Students

Of all the students who attend this school, 84% get financial aid. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 65% are considered full time. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 9 to 1.

52 Degrees in Major Awarded
446 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 70%. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $28,700 after earning their degree at this institution. 90% of students get financical aid.

42 Degrees in Major Awarded
10,151 Total Students

Seeking financial aid? At this school, 82% of students receive it. In their early career, Chemeketa Community College grads earn an average salary of $25,800. A typical student attending Chemeketa Community College will pay a net price of $6,099.

17 Degrees in Major Awarded
409 Total Students

This public school has an average net price of $13,243. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 91% of students receive it. 11 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

#7

Rogue Community College

Grants Pass
16 Degrees in Major Awarded
4,842 Total Students

Graduates earn an average $22,200 after graduation. The full-time teacher rate is 17%. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $8,030.

15 Degrees in Major Awarded
9,029 Total Students

Of all the teachers who work at the school, 43% are considered full time. Graduates earn an average $24,300 after graduation. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 76% of students receive it.

15 Degrees in Major Awarded
8,612 Total Students

72% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. A typical student attending MHCC will pay a net price of $7,229. The student to faculty ratio is 19 to 1.

7 Degrees in Major Awarded
4,872 Total Students

40% of the teachers are full time. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 76% of students receive it. The student to faculty ratio is 19 to 1.

Nursing & Nursing Assistants Careers in OR

Some of the careers practical nursing majors go into include:

Job Title OR Job Growth OR Median Salary
Nursing Assistants 12% $32,350
Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses 10% $53,680

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

Major Annual Graduates in OR
Nursing 1,627
Allied Health Services 1,038
Allied Health Professions 901
Public Health 694
Health/Medical Admin Services 630
Dental Support Services 453
Alternative Medicine & Systems 377
Mental & Social Health Services 345

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