Concord has a general population of 121,780 and an overall student population of 2,804. Approximately 391 of Concord's students are enrolled in schools that offer nursing programs.
The largest nursing school in Concord, by student population, is Mt Diablo Adult Education. In 2010, Mt Diablo Adult Education graduated approximately 37 students from its nursing program.
In 2010, 37 students graduated with a nursing certificate in Concord.
If you decide to work as a nurse in Concord, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 236,400 nurses in California. Of these nurses, 16,840 were working in the greater Concord area. Concord's nurse workforce is projected to 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 Concord is $103,330 per year, which is higher than the average for nurses state-wide.