With an overall population of 69,845 and a student population of 134, approximately 134 of Lynwood students attend one of Lynwood's schools that offer nursing programs.
Of the 1 nursing schools in Lynwood, the largest nursing school, by student population, is St. Francis Career College. In 2010, St. Francis Career College graduated approximately 116 students with credentials in nursing.
A total of 143 students graduated with credentials in nursing from nursing schools in Lynwood in 2010.
Many nursing graduates choose to work as nurses after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Lynwood, your job prospects are good. There were 236,400 nurses working in California and 64,630 working in the greater Lynwood area in 2010. The number of nurses in Lynwood 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 Lynwood, 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.