The largest nursing school in Northridge, by student population, is California State University-Northridge. In 2010, California State University-Northridge graduated approximately 64 students from its nursing program.
A reported 64 students graduated with credentials in nursing in Northridge in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $21,449 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Northridge nursing schools was an average of $32,609 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,638 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a nursing program in Northridge. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $9,137 per year, on average, for room and board at Northridge-based nursing schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $10,825.
If you decide to work as a nurse in Northridge, your job prospects are good. By the year 2018, the number of nurses is expected to increase by 25% in Northridge. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for nurses.