Joshua Tree has a general population of 4,207 and an overall student population of 2,044. Approximately 2,044 of Joshua Tree's students are enrolled in schools that offer nursing programs.
Of the 1 nursing schools in Joshua Tree, the largest nursing school, by student population, is Copper Mountain Community College. Approximately 28 students graduated in 2010 from Copper Mountain Community College with credentials in nursing.
In 2010, 41 students graduated with a nursing degree in Joshua Tree. If you decide to attend a nursing school in Joshua Tree, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $625.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,638 for nursing related books and supplies every year.
If you plan on staying in Joshua Tree after graduating from nursing school, you should know that job prospects for nurses in Joshua Tree, which is the most popular nursing profession, are good. In 2010, of the 236,400 nurses in California, 21,780 were working in the greater Joshua Tree area. By the year 2018, the number of nurses is expected to increase by 25% in Joshua Tree. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for nurses.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a nurse in Joshua Tree is $78,540 per year, which is lower than the average for nurses state-wide.