Blythe has a general population of 12,155 and an overall student population of 3,516. Approximately 3,516 of Blythe's students are enrolled in schools that offer nursing programs.
Blythe's largest nursing school is Palo Verde College. In 2010, Palo Verde College graduated approximately 12 students from its nursing program.
In 2010, 24 students graduated with a nursing certificate from one of Blythe's nursing schools. In 2009 tuition at nursing schools in Blythe was $728 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,638 for nursing related books and supplies every year.
If you decide to work as a nurse in Blythe, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 11 nurses in California were working in the greater Blythe area. The government projects that the number of nurses in Blythe will increase by 25% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for nurses.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a nurse in Blythe is $78,540 per year, which is lower than the average for nurses state-wide.