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Nursing Programs in Connecticut (CT)

Nursing Jobs in Connecticut (Outlook)

Like most states across the United States, Connecticut is currently experiencing a nursing shortage in their hospitals, nursing homes, and health care facilities.

Those who wish to attend a nursing school in Connecticut and end up graduating with a nursing degree, usually get hired immediately following their graduation.

Quick Connecticut Nursing Facts

  • Over 35,000 nurse job vacancies all throughout the state
  • Currently 20 nurse programs endorsed by the Connecticut Board of Examiners for Nursing
  • Yale University’s nursing program is one of the most prestigious in the country

Top Nursing Schools in CT

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Connecticut Nursing Statistics

Approximate Number of Registered Nurses: 36,320
Hourly Average Wage: $36.47
Yearly Average Wage: $75,850

Approximate Number of LPN/LVN: 8,620
Hourly Average Wage: $25.49
Yearly Average Wage: $53,010

Top Nursing Employers in Connecticut

  1. Yale-New Haven Hospital
  2. Hartford Hospital
  3. Hospital of Saint Raphael
  4. Saint Francis Hospital and Medical Center
  5. Masonicare Health Center

Connecticut State References:

State Nursing Board: Connecticut Board of Examiners for Nursing
State Nurses Association: Connecticut Nurses Association
State Hospital Association: Connecticut Hospital Association