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2021 Best Practical Nursing & Nursing Assistants Schools in Montana

3 Colleges
$11,971 Avg Student Debt

Finding the Best Practical Nursing & Nursing Assistants School for You

With 58 degrees and certificates handed out in 2018-2019, practical nursing and nursing assistants is the #54 most popular major in Montana.

Today's students have lots of options to pick from when considering higher education opportunities. You're no longer limited to schools in your local area, either, since online programs are becoming more prevalent. Or you may find the programs at a trade school to be a better alternative for you.

To help you arm yourself with the information you need to make your decision, Course Advisor has developed this Best Practical Nursing & Nursing Assistants Schools in Montana ranking. This report analyzed 3 schools in Montana to see which ones offered the best programs for students.

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2021 Best Practical Nursing & Nursing Assistants Schools in Montana

The colleges and universities below are the best for practical nursing majors pursuing a .

Top Montana Schools in Practical Nursing

Our 2021 rankings named Montana State University - Billings the best school in Montana for practical nursing and nursing assistants students. Montana State University - Billings is a small public school located in the medium-sized city of Billings.

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A rank of #2 on this year’s list means Helena College University of Montana is a great place for practical nursing and nursing assistants students. Located in the remote town of Helena, Helena College is a public college with a small student population.

On average, practical nursing graduates from Helena College take out $13,442 in student loans while working on their degree. This translates to an average monthly loan payment of $140, based on a 10-year repayment plan.

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You’ll be in good company if you decide to attend Flathead Valley Community College. It ranked #3 on our 2021 Best Practical Nursing & Nursing Assistants Schools in Montana list. Located in the rural area of Kalispell, Flathead Valley Community College is a public school with a small student population.

While working on their degree, practical nursing majors at Flathead Valley Community College accumulate an average of around $10,500 in student debt. For students who choose a 10-year repayment plan, the average monthly student loan payment is $109.

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Best Practical Nursing & Nursing Assistants Colleges in the Rocky Mountains Region

Explore all the Best Practical Nursing & Nursing Assistants Schools in the Rocky Mountains Area or other specific states within that region.

State Degrees Awarded
Colorado 2,226
Utah 2,036
Idaho 200
Wyoming 215

One of 34 majors within the area of study, practical nursing and nursing assistants has other similar majors worth exploring.

Majors Similar to Practical Nursing

Related Major Annual Graduates
Nursing 305,309
Allied Health & Medical Assisting Services 99,641
Allied Health Professions 86,697
Health & Medical Administrative Services 82,868
Public Health 36,569

Notes and References

*These averages are for the top 3 schools only.

  • Read more about our ranking methodology.
  • The Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), a branch of the U.S. Department of Education (DOE) serves as the core of the rest of our data about colleges.
  • Some other college data, including much of the graduate earnings data, comes from the U.S. Department of Education’s (College Scorecard).

More about our data sources and methodologies.

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