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Nursing Schools in New Hampshire

In 2018-2019, 314 students earned their Nursing degrees in NH.

In this state, Nursing is the 9th most popular major out of a total 121 majors commonly available.

Education Levels of Nursing Majors in New Hampshire

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Master’s Degree 272
Post-Master’s Certificate 24
Postbaccalaureate Certificate 24
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 18
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 18
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 18

Gender Distribution

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

Nursing Majors in NH Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of nursing majors in New Hampshire is as follows:

  • Asian: 1.9%
  • Black or African American: 4.8%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 2.5%
  • White: 79.6%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 0.0%
  • Other Races: 11.1%
Nursing Majors in NH Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Nursing Grads in New Hampshire

There are 17,230 people in the state and 3,609,760 people in the nation working in nursing jobs.

Nursing Jobs Nationwide vs. NH

Wages for Nursing Jobs in New Hampshire

A typical salary for a nursing grad in the state is $105,120, compared to a typical salary of $106,910 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 5 colleges in New Hampshire that offer nursing degrees. Learn about the most popular 5 below:

116 Degrees in Major Awarded
59% Graduation Rate
113,514 Total Students

In their early career, SNHU grads earn an average salary of $38,900. The average student takes 4.15 years to complete their degree at SNHU. 28 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

106 Degrees in Major Awarded
55% Graduation Rate
2,332 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 13 to 1. The student loan default rate is 4.20% which is lower than average. Of all the students who attend this school, 100% get financial aid.

76 Degrees in Major Awarded
80% Graduation Rate
14,788 Total Students

The student loan default rate is 2.20% which is lower than average. The student to faculty ratio is 18 to 1. 67% of the teachers are full time.

16 Degrees in Major Awarded
43% Graduation Rate
2,114 Total Students

Of all the students who attend this school, 100% get financial aid. 28% of the teachers are full time. This private school has an average net price of $30,134.

0 Degrees in Major Awarded
49% Graduation Rate
855 Total Students

100% of the teachers are full time. This private institution charges an average net price of $26,950. It takes the average student 4.24 years to graduate.

Nursing Careers in NH

Some of the careers nursing majors go into include:

Job Title NH Job Growth NH Median Salary
Nurse Practitioners 35% $108,750
Nursing Instructors and Professors 22% $72,220
Nurse Midwives 20% $105,280
Medical and Health Services Managers 19% $98,290
Registered Nurses 14% $71,640
Nurse Anesthetists 13% $160,520

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

Major Annual Graduates in NH
Health/Medical Admin Services 376
Public Health 321
Rehabilitation Professions 156
Mental & Social Health Services 133
Medicine 100
Communication Sciences 23
Allied Health Professions 22
Movement & Mind-Body Therapies 13

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