Top Critical Care Nursing All Programs - 2021

While Critical Care Nursing has degrees up to the Doctors degree professional practice, the majority of students earn a Masters degree. Students major in Critical Care Nursing all around the US, though the major has the most graduates in Arizona. The average annual income for an undergraduate degree in Critical Care Nursing is $57,500.

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

Vanderbilt University is a top choice for students who want to study Critical Care Nursing. Students can earn up to a Doctors degree professional practice at the school. Vanderbilt University grants about 56 degreess to those majoring in Critical Care Nursing per year. However, Maryville University of Saint Louis and New York University are also options to consider. Take a look at the college options in the table below.

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Careers for Critical Care Nursing Majors

Some top jobs related to Critical Care Nursing, include Nurse Practitioners and , both of which have many employment opportunities. Though there are positions that pay more, like Nurse Practitioners. the most available position for Critical Care Nursing majors is Registered Nurses.

Top Paying Careers for Critical Care Nursing

  1. Nurse Practitioners   (Median Wage: $109,820)
  2. Registered Nurses   (Median Wage: $73,300)

Most in Demand Careers for Critical Care Nursing

  1. Registered Nurses
  2. Nurse Practitioners
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