Barstow has a general population of 21,119 and an overall student population of 4,808. Approximately 4,791 of Barstow's students are enrolled in schools that offer nursing programs.
Barstow's largest nursing school is Barstow Community College. Approximately 0 students graduated in 2010 from Barstow Community College with credentials in nursing.
If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $636 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,638 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a nursing program in Barstow.
Many nursing graduates choose to work as nurses after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Barstow, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 236,400 nurses in California. Of these nurses, 21,780 were working in the greater Barstow area. The number of nurses in Barstow is expected to increase by 25% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for nurses.
As a nurse in Barstow, you can expect to make an average salary of $78,540 per year. This is lower than the average salary for nurses in the state.