With an overall population of 79,345 and a student population of 0, approximately 0 of Lakewood students attend one of Lakewood's schools that offer nursing programs.
Angeles Institute is the largest nursing school in Lakewood, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 78 students graduated from the Nursing program at Angeles Institute.
A total of 78 students graduated with credentials in nursing from nursing schools in Lakewood in 2010.
Many nursing graduates choose to work as nurses after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Lakewood, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 236,400 nurses in California. Of these nurses, 64,630 were working in the greater Lakewood area. The number of nurses in Lakewood 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 Lakewood, you can expect to make an average salary of $81,540 per year. This is lower than the average salary for nurses in the state.