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Nursing Schools in Idaho

1,277 Nursing students earned their degrees in the state in 2018-2019.

In terms of popularity, Nursing is the 1st most popular major in the state out of a total 21 majors commonly available.

Education Levels of Nursing Majors in Idaho

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Bachelor’s Degree 904
Associate’s Degree 306
Master’s Degree 44
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 22
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 22
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 22
Award Taking Less Than 1 Year 1

Gender Distribution

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

Nursing Majors in ID Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 2.4%
  • Black or African American: 1.5%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 8.0%
  • White: 80.7%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 1.1%
  • Other Races: 6.3%
Nursing Majors in ID Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Nursing Grads in Idaho

17,620 people in the state and 3,609,760 in the nation are employed in jobs related to nursing.

Nursing Jobs Nationwide vs. ID

Wages for Nursing Jobs in Idaho

In this state, nursing grads earn an average of $71,680. Nationwide, they make an average of $106,910.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 10 colleges in Idaho that offer nursing degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

330 Degrees in Major Awarded
38% Graduation Rate
25,504 Total Students

In their early career, Boise State grads earn an average salary of $31,000. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 53% are considered full time. The average student takes 4.78 years to complete their degree at Boise State.

259 Degrees in Major Awarded
50% Graduation Rate
42,341 Total Students

Most students complete their degree in 4.98 years. Graduates earn an average $31,100 after graduation. This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 3.40%.

185 Degrees in Major Awarded
21% Graduation Rate
3,684 Total Students

Grads earn an average early-career salary of $30,800 after earning their degree at this institution. 13 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. 96% of students get financical aid.

162 Degrees in Major Awarded
30% Graduation Rate
12,363 Total Students

Grads earn an average early-career salary of $30,700 after earning their degree at this institution. It takes the average student 4.82 years to graduate. 94% of the teachers are full time.

91 Degrees in Major Awarded
6,906 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 100%. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $26,100 after earning their degree at this institution. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 81% of students receive it.

62 Degrees in Major Awarded
428 Total Students

34% of students get financical aid. This private institution charges an average net price of $27,922. 15 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

60 Degrees in Major Awarded
49% Graduation Rate
2,201 Total Students

Most students complete their degree in 4.45 years. This private institution charges an average net price of $17,082. 100% of students are awarded financial aid at this school.

#8

North Idaho College

Coeur d'Alene
55 Degrees in Major Awarded
5,270 Total Students

42% of the teachers are full time. 14 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $7,696.

44 Degrees in Major Awarded
1,288 Total Students

Of all the teachers who work at the school, 40% are considered full time. Of all the students who attend this school, 73% get financial aid. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $25,800 a year.

29 Degrees in Major Awarded
10,277 Total Students

This public college charges it's students an average net price of $5,887. 78% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 41% are considered full time.

Nursing Careers in ID

Some of the careers nursing majors go into include:

Job Title ID Job Growth ID Median Salary
Nurse Practitioners 35% $102,830
Nurse Midwives 33% $70,590
Nursing Instructors and Professors 31% $71,130
Registered Nurses 29% $66,780
Medical and Health Services Managers 26% $86,160
Nurse Anesthetists 8% $147,960

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

Major Annual Graduates in ID
Allied Health Professions 605
Public Health 389
Allied Health Services 336
Other Health Professions 241
Health/Medical Admin Services 209
Nursing & Nursing Assistants 200
Dental Support Services 195
Health Sciences & Services 124

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