Mission Viejo has a total population of 93,102 and a student population of 23,260. Of these students, 23,260 are enrolled in schools that offer nursing programs.
Saddleback College is the largest nursing school in Mission Viejo, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 223 students graduated from the Nursing program at Saddleback College.
A total of 223 students graduated with credentials in nursing from nursing schools in Mission Viejo in 2010. If you decide to attend a nursing school in Mission Viejo, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $658.
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 Mission Viejo, your job prospects are good. There were 236,400 nurses working in California and 22,840 working in the greater Mission Viejo area in 2010. Mission Viejo's nurse workforce is projected to increase by 25% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for nurses.
As a nurse in Mission Viejo, you can expect to make an average salary of $78,490 per year. This is lower than the average salary for nurses in the state.