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Pre-Nursing Studies

20 Bachelor's Degrees Annually
0 Master's Degrees Annually
#101 in Popularity

Types of Degrees Pre-Nursing Studies Majors Are Getting

The following table lists how many pre-nursing studies graduations there were in 2018-2019 for each degree level.

Education Level Number of Grads
Associate’s Degree 1,345
Basic Certificate 812
Undergraduate Certificate 369
Bachelor’s Degree 20

Who Is Getting a Bachelor’s Degree in Pre-Nursing Studies?

20 Bachelor's Degrees Annually
85% Percent Women
35% Percent Racial-Ethnic Minorities*
This major is dominated by women with about 85% of recent graduates being female.

Racial-Ethnic Diversity

At the countrywide level, the racial-ethnic distribution of pre-nursing studies majors is as follows:

Racial-Ethnic Diversity of Pre-Nursing Studies Students with Bachelor's Degrees
Race/Ethnicity Number of Grads
Asian 2
Black or African American 2
Hispanic or Latino 2
White 11
International Students 0
Other Races/Ethnicities 3

Online Pre-Nursing Studies Programs

In the 2018-2019 academic year, 110 schools offered some type of pre-nursing studies program. The following table lists the number of programs by degree level, along with how many schools offered online courses in the field.

Degree Level Colleges Offering Programs Colleges Offering Online Classes
Certificate (Less Than 1 Year) 13 1
Certificate (1-2 years) 17 2
Certificate (2-4 Years) 1 0
Associate’s Degree 68 8
Bachelor’s Degree 0 0
Post-Baccalaureate 13 1
Master’s Degree 1 0
Post-Master’s 0 0
Doctor’s Degree (Research) 0 0
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 0 0
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 0 0

You may also be interested in one of the following majors related to pre-nursing studies.

Major Number of Grads
Other Health/Medical Preparatory Programs 5,240
Pre-Medicine/Pre-Medical Studies 2,219
Pre-Veterinary Studies 575
Pre-Physical Therapy Studies 340
Pre-Pharmacy Studies 179
Pre-Occupational Therapy Studies 104
Pre-Dentistry Studies 73
Pre-Optometry Studies 3
Pre-Chiropractic Studies 0


*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.

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