Garden Grove has a total population of 165,196 and a student population of 1,868. Of these students, 698 are enrolled in schools that offer nursing programs.
The largest nursing school in Garden Grove, by student population, is Concorde Career College. In 2010, Concorde Career College graduated approximately 140 students from its nursing program.
A total of 140 students graduated with credentials in nursing from nursing schools in Garden Grove in 2010.
Many nursing graduates choose to work as nurses after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Garden Grove, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 236,400 nurses in California, 22,840 were working in the greater Garden Grove area. The number of nurses in Garden Grove is expected to increase by 25% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for nurses.
As a nurse in Garden Grove, you can expect to make an average salary of $78,490 per year. This is lower than the average salary for nurses in the state.