With an overall population of 107,323 and a student population of 0, approximately 0 of Downey students attend one of Downey's schools that offer nursing programs.
Of the 1 nursing schools in Downey, the largest nursing school, by student population, is Downey Adult School. Approximately 55 students graduated in 2010 from Downey Adult School with credentials in nursing.
In 2010, 55 students graduated with a nursing certificate from one of Downey's nursing schools.
Many nursing graduates choose to work as nurses after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Downey, your job prospects are good. There were 236,400 nurses working in California and 64,630 working in the greater Downey area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of nurses is expected to increase by 25% in Downey. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for nurses.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a nurse in Downey is $81,540 per year, which is lower than the average for nurses state-wide.