Huntington Beach has a total population of 189,594 and a student population of 14,157. Of these students, 13,978 are enrolled in schools that offer nursing programs.
The largest nursing school in Huntington Beach, by student population, is Golden West College. In 2010, Golden West College graduated approximately 267 students with credentials in nursing.
A reported 267 students graduated with credentials in nursing in Huntington Beach in 2010. If you decide to attend a nursing school in Huntington Beach, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $687.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,000 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a nursing program in Huntington Beach.
After graduating with your credentials in nursing, if you decide to work as a nurse in Huntington Beach, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 10 nurses in California were working in the greater Huntington Beach area. The number of nurses in Huntington Beach is expected to increase by 25% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for nurses.
As a nurse in Huntington Beach, 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.