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Nursing Practice Schools in Nebraska

87 Nursing Practice students earned their degrees in the state in 2020-2021.

As a degree choice, Nursing Practice is the 11th most popular major in the state.

Education Levels of Nursing Practice Majors in Nebraska

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 85
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 85
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 85
Post-Master’s Certificate 2
Postbaccalaureate Certificate 2

Gender Distribution

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


Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of nursing practice majors in Nebraska is as follows:

  • Asian: 0.0%
  • Black or African American: 2.3%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 3.4%
  • White: 87.4%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 2.3%
  • Other Races: 4.6%

Jobs for Nursing Practice Grads in Nebraska

There are 26,830 people in the state and 3,504,280 people in the nation working in nursing practice jobs.


Wages for Nursing Practice Jobs in Nebraska

A typical salary for a nursing practice grad in the state is $103,800, compared to a typical salary of $110,030 nationwide.


There are 3 colleges in Nebraska that offer nursing practice degrees. Learn about the most popular 3 below:

39 Degrees in Major Awarded
3,699 Total Students

The student to faculty ratio is 2 to 1. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $60,172 after earning their degree at this institution. The student loan default rate of 0.40% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments.

30 Degrees in Major Awarded
79% Graduation Rate
8,770 Total Students

This private school has an average net price of $31,218. The 1.60% student loan default rate is lower than average. The student to faculty ratio is 12 to 1.

18 Degrees in Major Awarded
57% Graduation Rate
1,212 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 93%. This private school has an average net price of $24,108. The student loan default rate is 0.80% which is lower than average.

Nursing Practice Careers in NE

Some of the careers nursing practice majors go into include:

Job Title NE Job Growth NE Median Salary
Nurse Practitioners 22% $102,210
Medical and Health Services Managers 18% $96,490
Registered Nurses 12% $62,730

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

Major Annual Graduates in NE
Registered Nursing 1,571
Family Practice Nursing 105
Nursing Administration 66
Nurse Anesthetist 31
Maternal & Neonatal Nursing 14
Nursing Research & Other 9
Adult Health Nursing 8
Nursing Science 8

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