With an overall population of 7,560 and a student population of 8,831, approximately 8,831 of Imperial students attend one of Imperial's schools that offer nursing programs.
Imperial's largest nursing school is Imperial Valley College. In 2010, Imperial Valley College graduated approximately 70 students from its nursing program.
In 2010, 83 students graduated with a nursing degree from one of Imperial's nursing schools. If you decide to attend a nursing school in Imperial, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $763.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,638 for nursing related books and supplies each year.
If you decide to work as a nurse in Imperial, your job prospects are good. There were 236,400 nurses working in California and 750 working in the greater Imperial area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of nurses is expected to increase by 25% in Imperial. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for nurses.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a nurse in Imperial is $69,570 per year, which is lower than the average for nurses state-wide.