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Nursing Schools in Hawaii

630 students earned Nursing degrees in Hawaii in the 2018-2019 year.

A Nursing major is the 1st most popular major in this state.

Education Levels of Nursing Majors in Hawaii

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Bachelor’s Degree 401
Associate’s Degree 141
Master’s Degree 42
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 39
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 39
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 39
Post-Master’s Certificate 7
Postbaccalaureate Certificate 7

Gender Distribution

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

Nursing Majors in HI Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 41.4%
  • Black or African American: 1.0%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 9.5%
  • White: 17.3%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 1.0%
  • Other Races: 29.8%
Nursing Majors in HI Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Nursing Grads in Hawaii

13,690 people in the state and 3,609,760 in the nation are employed in jobs related to nursing.

Nursing Jobs Nationwide vs. HI

Wages for Nursing Jobs in Hawaii

Nursing grads earn an average of $120,570 in the state and $106,910 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 9 colleges in Hawaii that offer nursing degrees. Learn about the most popular 9 below:

178 Degrees in Major Awarded
57% Graduation Rate
17,710 Total Students

The student loan default rate of 4.40% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 12 to 1. The full-time teacher rate is 77%.

163 Degrees in Major Awarded
49% Graduation Rate
4,086 Total Students

Graduates earn an average $35,600 after graduation. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 12 to 1. 98% of students get financical aid.

76 Degrees in Major Awarded
39% Graduation Rate
3,406 Total Students

Of all the students who attend this school, 86% get financial aid. In their early career, UH Hilo grads earn an average salary of $27,800. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 12 to 1.

60 Degrees in Major Awarded
47% Graduation Rate
2,150 Total Students

Of all the teachers who work at the school, 100% are considered full time. The 6.50% student loan default rate is lower than average. Graduates earn an average $30,000 after graduation.

55 Degrees in Major Awarded
6,899 Total Students

Graduates earn an average $30,800 after graduation. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 17 to 1. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $6,803.

40 Degrees in Major Awarded
3,092 Total Students

This public college charges it's students an average net price of $10,139. The full-time teacher rate is 49%. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $26,700 a year.

25 Degrees in Major Awarded
2,632 Total Students

74% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. Graduates earn an average $22,000 after graduation. The full-time teacher rate is 56%.

21 Degrees in Major Awarded
1,486 Total Students

This public school has an average net price of $9,732. The student to faculty ratio is 10 to 1. 81% of students get financical aid.

12 Degrees in Major Awarded
23% Graduation Rate
351 Total Students

The student to faculty ratio is 16 to 1. It takes the average student 5.36 years to graduate. Students who attend this private institution pay an average net price of $13,118.

Nursing Careers in HI

Some of the careers nursing majors go into include:

Job Title HI Job Growth HI Median Salary
Nurse Practitioners 36% $123,570
Nursing Instructors and Professors 24% $77,580
Medical and Health Services Managers 18% $114,490
Registered Nurses 13% $105,300
Nurse Anesthetists 0% $189,030

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

Major Annual Graduates in HI
Allied Health Services 286
Pharmacy/Pharmaceutical Sciences 144
Nursing & Nursing Assistants 111
Health/Medical Admin Services 99
Public Health 96
Medicine 73
Allied Health Professions 52
Dental Support Services 38

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