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Nursing Schools in Wyoming

439 students earned Nursing degrees in Wyoming in the 2018-2019 year.

In terms of popularity, Nursing is the 1st most popular major in the state out of a total 171 majors commonly available.

Education Levels of Nursing Majors in Wyoming

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Associate’s Degree 287
Bachelor’s Degree 133
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 19
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 19
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 19

Gender Distribution

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

Nursing Majors in WY Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 0.7%
  • Black or African American: 0.5%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 5.9%
  • White: 84.7%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 0.2%
  • Other Races: 8.0%
Nursing Majors in WY Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Nursing Grads in Wyoming

There are 6,270 people in the state and 3,609,760 people in the nation working in nursing jobs.

Nursing Jobs Nationwide vs. WY

Wages for Nursing Jobs in Wyoming

In this state, nursing grads earn an average of $69,720. Nationwide, they make an average of $106,910.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

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

152 Degrees in Major Awarded
55% Graduation Rate
12,249 Total Students

Graduates earn an average $38,700 after graduation. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 15 to 1. This public school has an average net price of $13,379.

78 Degrees in Major Awarded
4,154 Total Students

This public college charges it's students an average net price of $6,767. 94% of students get financical aid. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 15 to 1.

60 Degrees in Major Awarded
4,347 Total Students

This public college charges it's students an average net price of $10,186. 100% of the teachers are full time. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $29,900 a year.

#4

Casper College

Casper
44 Degrees in Major Awarded
3,619 Total Students

93% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. The full-time teacher rate is 50%. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $7,185.

40 Degrees in Major Awarded
2,821 Total Students

Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $7,513. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 14 to 1. Graduates earn an average $29,100 after graduation.

35 Degrees in Major Awarded
1,946 Total Students

This public college charges it's students an average net price of $7,283. The full-time teacher rate is 55%. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 15 to 1.

30 Degrees in Major Awarded
1,446 Total Students

96% of the teachers are full time. 94% of students get financical aid. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $27,400 a year.

0 Degrees in Major Awarded
1,538 Total Students

100% of the teachers are full time. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 16 to 1. 92% of students are awarded financial aid at this school.

Nursing Careers in WY

Some of the careers nursing majors go into include:

Job Title WY Job Growth WY Median Salary
Nurse Practitioners 38% $114,000
Medical and Health Services Managers 19% $91,730
Registered Nurses 17% $65,100
Nursing Instructors and Professors 17% $68,550
Nurse Anesthetists 0% $0

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

Major Annual Graduates in WY
Nursing & Nursing Assistants 215
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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