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Schools Offering Nursing Programs in Arizona


Around 1.7% of Arizona's graduates graduate from nursing degree programs every year. In other words, every year an estimated 3,776 nurses graduate from Arizona's 31 BSN schools.

Top Schools

Northern Arizona University, which is located in Flagstaff, is the top-ranked school in Arizona that has a BSN program. It received a ranking of 33rd in the country in 2010. In 2010, Northern Arizona University graduated 181 students from its BSN program. Students at Northern Arizona University paid $7,672 per year in tuition fees.

University of Phoenix-Online Campus, which was ranked 49th nationwide in 2010, is the second-ranked school in Arizona that has a BSN program. It is located in Phoenix. In 2010, University of Phoenix-Online Campus graduated 1 students from its BSN program. The tuition rate at University of Phoenix-Online Campus was $11,520 per year.

Arizona State University, which was ranked 49th nationwide in 2010, is the third-ranked school in Arizona that has a BSN program. It is located in Tempe. 416 students graduated with degree in BSN from Arizona State University in 2010. Arizona State University charged in-state students $8,132 in tuition fees per year.

Cost

If you are hoping to attend one of Arizona's BSN schools, you can expect to pay an average tuition of $4,561 per year, though tuition can range from $18,048 per year to $1,412 per year. In 2010, the BSN schools that charged the highest tuition rates in Arizona were:

  1. ITT Technical Institute - located in Phoenix, students are charged $18,048 per year
  2. Grand Canyon University - located in Phoenix, students are charged $16,500 per year

The BSN schools that charged the lowest tuition rates in Arizona were:

  1. Pima Community College - located in Tucson, students are charged $1,412 per year
  2. Northland Pioneer College - located in Holbrook, students are charged $1,414 per year
  3. Yavapai College - located in Prescott, students are charged $1,488 per year

A BSN degree from an Arizona school... what next?

The Arizona counties with the largest populations of nurse are:

  1. Maricopa County - 26,610 nurses
  2. Pima County - 8,220 nurses
  3. Yavapai County - 1,460 nurses

Projected Growth

According the US Bureau of Labor Statistics the number of nurses is expected to grow by 23% by 2018. There are projected to be 50,010 nurses working in the Arizona then.

Salary

nurses in Arizona make an average of $70,220 per year. But, salaries for nurse can vary. In 2010, nurse made as little as less than $39,510 per year or as much as more than $103,200 per year in Arizona. The following counties in Arizona have the highest average salaries for nurses:

  1. Coconino County - $75,510 per year
  2. Yavapai County - $73,160 per year
  3. Maricopa County - $72,130 per year

Nurses in the following counties in Arizona make the lowest salaries on average:

  1. Apache County - $62,860 per year
  2. Cochise County - $64,210 per year
  3. Pima County - $65,080 per year

On average, the highest paid nurses in Arizona were:

  1. Registered Nurse - $70,220 per year

The nurses with lowest average salaries in Arizona were:

  1. Registered Nurse - $70,220 per year

More Information

Take a look at the graphs and charts below for additional Arizona statistics regarding a career in nursing and to compare salaries with a variety of related fields such as LPN or RN.

Here are the different levels of study available for you to explore.

  • Associate's Degree in Nursing in Arizona
  • Bachelor's Degree in Nursing in Arizona
  • Master's Degree in Nursing in Arizona
  • Doctoral Degree in Nursing in Arizona
  • Certificate in Nursing in Arizona

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Rank Profession Employment Number Avg Salary Job Growth (past 5 yrs)
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Registered Nurses 41,730 $70,220 34.6%
 

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