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Nursing & Nursing Assistants Schools in Wyoming

In 2018-2019, 215 students earned their Practical Nursing degrees in WY.

A Nursing & Nursing Assistants major is the 7th most popular major in this state.

Education Levels of Nursing & Nursing Assistants Majors in Wyoming

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Award Taking 1 to 2 Years 215
Award Taking 2 to 4 Years 215

Gender Distribution

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

Nursing & Nursing Assistants Majors in WY Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 0.9%
  • Black or African American: 0.5%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 12.1%
  • White: 80.9%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 0.5%
  • Other Races: 5.1%
Nursing & Nursing Assistants Majors in WY Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Nursing & Nursing Assistants Grads in Wyoming

3,900 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. WY

Wages for Nursing & Nursing Assistants Jobs in Wyoming

A typical salary for a practical nursing grad in the state is $30,910, compared to a typical salary of $29,580 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 5 colleges in Wyoming that offer practical nursing degrees. Learn about the most popular 5 below:

66 Degrees in Major Awarded
4,097 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 15 to 1. Of all the students who attend this school, 94% get financial aid. A typical student attending LCCC will pay a net price of $6,767.

56 Degrees in Major Awarded
4,168 Total Students

Graduates earn an average $29,900 after graduation. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 16 to 1. A typical student attending Northern Wyoming Community College District will pay a net price of $10,186.

#3

Casper College

Casper
53 Degrees in Major Awarded
3,650 Total Students

93% of students get financical aid. The full-time teacher rate is 50%. In their early career, Casper College grads earn an average salary of $30,700.

30 Degrees in Major Awarded
3,183 Total Students

92% of students get financical aid. 100% of the teachers are full time. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 14 to 1.

10 Degrees in Major Awarded
1,488 Total Students

96% of the teachers are full time. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 13 to 1. Of all the students who attend this school, 94% get financial aid.

Nursing & Nursing Assistants Careers in WY

Some of the careers practical nursing majors go into include:

Job Title WY Job Growth WY Median Salary
Nursing Assistants 10% $29,970
Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses 4% $46,740

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

Major Annual Graduates in WY
Nursing 439
Health Sciences & Services 131
Allied Health Professions 91
Allied Health Services 78
Dental Support Services 69
Clinical/Medical Laboratory Science 45
Pharmacy/Pharmaceutical Sciences 44
Communication Sciences 35

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