Top Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse Bachelors degree Programs - 2023

A program that generally prepares individuals in the knowledge, techniques and procedures for promoting health, providing care for sick, disabled, infirmed, or other individuals or groups. Includes instruction in the administration of medication and treatments, assisting a physician during treatments and examinations, Referring patients to physicians and other health care specialists, and planning education for health maintenance.

Of the 157,485 Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse degrees granted each year at the Bachelors degree level, women make up 87% percent and men make up 13% percent of the field of study. Did you know that Utah has more students being granted a degree in Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse than any other state in the US? In fact, Utah granted 12,583 degrees last year! The average starting salary for a graduate with a bachelor's degree in Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse is $57,500.

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157,485
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20,468
Total Females
137,017

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  • Total Bachelors degree

    157,485

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See where Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse is the most popular major in the U.S.
This heat map represents the states that have the highest percent of Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse degrees compared to all other degrees awarded in that state.
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Top Colleges for Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse

The University of San Francisco, the University of Utah and Illinois Wesleyan University are three schools popular for Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse programs. In fact, there are 233 students at the University of San Francisco pursuing a Bachelors degree in Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse. Take a look at the college options in the table below.

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Careers for Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse Majors

Some of the highest paying careers for Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse majors include Registered Nurses, Nursing Instructors and Teachers, Postsecondary . However, something else to consider is how much demand there is for certain positions. Careers that are in high need that a degree in Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse can prepare you for are Registered Nurses, Nursing Instructors and Teachers, Postsecondary .

Top Paying Careers for Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse

  1. Registered Nurses   (Median Wage: $77,600)
  2. Nursing Instructors and Teachers, Postsecondary   (Median Wage: $77,440)

Most in Demand Careers for Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse

  1. Registered Nurses
  2. Nursing Instructors and Teachers, Postsecondary