MSN in Arizona

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Schools Offering Nursing Programs in Arizona


Each year, approximately 0.4% of Arizona graduates receive degrees in nursing. That means an estimated 788 nurse practitioners graduate from Arizona's 4 MSN schools each year.

Top Schools

University of Phoenix-Online Campus, which was ranked 49th nationwide in 2010, is the top-ranked school in Arizona that has a MSN program. It is located in Phoenix. In 2010, 678 students graduated from University of Phoenix-Online Campus' MSN program. Students at University of Phoenix-Online Campus paid $11,520 per year in tuition fees.

The second-ranked school in Arizona that has a MSN program is Arizona State University. Arizona State University, which was ranked 57th in the country in 2010, is located in Tempe. 28 students graduated with degree in MSN from Arizona State University in 2010. The tuition rate at Arizona State University was $8,132 per year.

The third-ranked school in Arizona with a MSN program is Grand Canyon University, which is located in Phoenix. In 2010, it was ranked 74th nationwide. In 2010, 92 students graduated from Grand Canyon University MSN program. Students at Grand Canyon University paid $16,500 per year in tuition fees.

Cost

Msn schools in Arizona, charge students an average tuition of $11,648 per year. But, tuition can be as much as $16,500 per year, or as little as $8,132 per year. In 2010, the following Arizona MSN schools had the highest tuition rates:

  1. Grand Canyon University - located in Phoenix, students are charged $16,500 per year
  2. University of Phoenix-Online Campus - located in Phoenix, students are charged $11,520 per year
  3. University of Phoenix-Phoenix-Hohokam Campus - located in Phoenix, students are charged $10,440 per year

The following Arizona MSN schools had the lowest tuition rates:

  1. Arizona State University - located in Tempe, students are charged $8,132 per year
  2. University of Phoenix-Phoenix-Hohokam Campus - located in Phoenix, students are charged $10,440 per year
  3. University of Phoenix-Online Campus - located in Phoenix, students are charged $11,520 per year

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

The highest percentage of MSN graduates in Arizona pursue careers as a nurse practitioner. 520 nurse practitioners were working in Arizona in 2010. In Arizona, the largest numbers of nurse practitioners work in the following counties:

  1. Maricopa County - 360 nurse practitioners
  2. Pima County - 100 nurse practitioners
  3. Apache County - 40 nurse practitioners

Projected Growth

The US Bureau of Labor Statistics predicts that by 2018, an estimated 1,190 nurse practitioners will be working in Arizona state. This would require the number of nurse practitioners to grow by 7%.

Salary

A nurse practitioner in Arizona earns $60,040 per year on average. However, Arizona nurse practitioners earned anywhere in the range from as less than $29,040 per year to more than $95,060 per year in 2010. On average a nurse practitioner earns the most in the following Arizona counties:

  1. Pima County - $63,340 per year
  2. Maricopa County - $58,600 per year
  3. Apache County - $58,250 per year

The following counties in Arizona have the lowest average salaries for nurse practitioners:

  1. Apache County - $58,250 per year
  2. Maricopa County - $58,600 per year
  3. Pima County - $63,340 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 RN to BSN or RN.

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

  • Master's Degree in Nursing in Arizona

Want to study at your own time and pace?

Consider Online Schools as a great alternative flexible option to earn a degree!

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Distance School City State Rating Acceptance Rate Student Population
7,486 miles from location University of Phoenix-Online Campus Phoenix AZ 50.5302 n/a 291,070
7,481 miles from location Arizona State University Tempe AZ 43.2134 40% 68,064
7,491 miles from location Grand Canyon University Phoenix AZ 26.2344 38% 34,205
7,484 miles from location University of Phoenix-Phoenix-Hohokam Campus Phoenix AZ 8.96636 n/a 5,531
 

Curious what studying MSN gets you?

Check out the different options and how they're looking in Arizona

Rank Profession Employment Number Avg Salary Job Growth (past 5 yrs)
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Health Diagnosing and Treating Practitioners, All Other + 520 $60,040 -76.4%
 

Got your degree? Time to find a job!

Below are MSN related jobs in Arizona