Cathedral City has a total population of 42,647 and a student population of 218. Of these students, 97 are enrolled in schools that offer nursing programs.
The largest nursing school in Cathedral City, by student population, is California Nurses Educational Institute. In 2010, California Nurses Educational Institute graduated approximately 54 students with credentials in nursing.
In 2010, 98 students graduated with a nursing certificate in Cathedral City.
Many nursing graduates choose to work as nurses after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Cathedral City, your job prospects are good. There were 236,400 nurses working in California and 21,780 working in the greater Cathedral City area in 2010. The government projects that the number of nurses in Cathedral City 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 Cathedral City is $78,540 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for nurses.