Lemoore has a total population of 19,712 and a student population of 3,915. Of these students, 3,915 are enrolled in schools that offer nursing programs.
West Hills College Lemoore is the largest nursing school in Lemoore, based on student population. In 2010, West Hills College Lemoore graduated approximately 33 students with credentials in nursing.
A total of 33 students graduated with credentials in nursing from nursing schools in Lemoore in 2010. If you decide to attend a nursing school in Lemoore, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $624.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $2,500 for nursing related books and supplies each year.
If you decide to work as a nurse in Lemoore, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 236,400 nurses in California. Of these nurses, 890 were working in the greater Lemoore area. The government projects that the number of nurses in Lemoore will increase by 25% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for nurses.
As a nurse in Lemoore, you can expect to make an average salary of $97,900 per year. This is higher than the average salary for nurses in the state.