Chula Vista has a general population of 173,556 and an overall student population of 22,493. Approximately 21,597 of Chula Vista's students are enrolled in schools that offer forensic nursing programs.
The largest forensic nursing school in Chula Vista, by student population, is Southwestern College. In 2010, Southwestern College graduated approximately 69 students with credentials in forensic nursing.
A reported 69 students graduated with credentials in forensic nursing in Chula Vista in 2010. In 2009 tuition at forensic nursing schools in Chula Vista was $772 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,638 for forensic nursing related books and supplies each year.
If you decide to work as a forensic nurse in Chula Vista, your job prospects are good. There were 28,300 forensic nurses working in California and 2,170 working in the greater Chula Vista area in 2010. The number of forensic nurses in Chula Vista is expected to increase by 17% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for forensic nurses.