Nursing Schools
In Columbia, Maryland

In Columbia, there is only one nursing school where nursing faculty can find employment. The trends in Columbia's nursing academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes nursing training at the following levels:


Statistics

Professional Trends

Columbia Vs. Maryland Nursing Employment

Columbia 58,650
Maryland 105,280

Exactly 58,650 of the 105,280 nursing professionals employed in Maryland, work in Columbia. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of nursing professionals in Columbia has grown by 12%. As the employment for nursing professionals in Columbia has increased, overall employment in Columbia has also increased.

Columbia Vs. Maryland Nursing employment growth

95,100 97,290 101,130 103,430 105,280
52,350 55,470 58,210 58,800 58,650
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Maryland
  • Dark Yellow: Columbia

Nursing VS. All professions salaries in Columbia

$59,710 $61,886 $63,438 $69,608 $66,418
$43,230 $45,220 $47,030 $48,670 $49,910
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Nursing in Columbia
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Columbia

In Columbia, salaries for nursing professionals have increased. In 2010 Columbia nursing professionals earned an average yearly salary of $66,418. Four years earlier in 2006, nursing professionals in Columbia made an average salary of $59,710 per year. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Columbia.

Salary percentiles for Nursing professionals in Columbia

10th percentile
$40,376
25th percentile
$49,788
50th percentile
$63,118
75th percentile
$81,244
90th percentile
$97,748

Nursing professionals in Columbia earn a median salary of $63,118 per year. The difference in pay between the nursing professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 142%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $40,376 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $97,748 per year.

Average Salaries for Nursing professionals and related professions in Columbia

Nursing
$66,418
BSN
$77,880
RN to BSN
$77,880
Gerontology
$78,232
Forensic Nursing
$88,085

Nursing professional salaries in Columbia are, on average, lower than salaries earned for professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Nursing schools in Columbia

1

There is only one accredited nursing school in the city. Many of Columbia's nursing professionals are graduates of this school.

Nursing Programs Offered In Columbia

associate
1
bachelor
0
master
1
doctor
0
Certificate
1
Total3

There are a total of 3 degree and certificate programs in nursing offered by Columbia's nursing schools.

Student Completed Nursing Degrees In Columbia

associate
127
bachelor
0
master
2
doctor
0
Certificate
17
Total146

In 2010 approximately 146 students completed nursing courses.

Nursing Faculty Salaries in Columbia, Maryland

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