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Nursing Schools in Fresno, California

Nursing Schools in Fresno, CA

Fresno, California has 2 nursing schools for you to consider if you are interested in pursuing a degree in nursing. Fresno has a general population of 427,652 and an overall student population of 53,146. Approximately 47,011 of Fresno's students are enrolled in schools that offer nursing programs.

Fresno's largest nursing school is Fresno City College. In 2010, Fresno City College graduated approximately 293 students from its nursing program.

In 2010, 519 students graduated with a nursing degree in Fresno. Tuition in 2009 at Fresno's nursing schools was $18,444 per year for instate students and $29,604 per year for out of state students.

In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,464 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a nursing program in Fresno. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,577 per year, on average, for room and board at Fresno-based nursing schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $7,720.

Nursing Salaries and Career Outlook in Fresno

If you decide to work as a nurse in Fresno, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 236,400 nurses in California. Of these nurses, 4,870 were working in the greater Fresno area. The number of nurses in Fresno is expected to increase by 25% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for nurses.

The average salary you can expect to earn as a nurse in Fresno is $78,860 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for nurses.

This Page is Useful for Those Seeking the Following:

  • Nursing Degree in Fresno
  • Associates Degree in Nursing
  • Bachelors Degree in Nursing
  • Nursing Classes
  • Nursing Courses
  • Nursing Training

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  1. 1Fresno City CollegeFresno City College

    1101 E. University Ave, Fresno, California 93741

    Awards Offered:
    Less than 1 year certificate
    1-2 years certificate
    Associate's degree
    2-4 years certificate

  2. 2California State University-FresnoCalifornia State University-Fresno

    5241 N Maple Ave, Fresno, California 93740

    Awards Offered:
    Less than 1 year certificate
    Bachelor's degree
    Postbaccalaureate certificate
    Master's degree
    Post-master's certificate