Orange has a total population of 128,821 and a student population of 20,611. Of these students, 712 are enrolled in schools that offer nursing programs.
Orange's largest nursing school is Career Networks Institute. In 2010, Career Networks Institute graduated approximately 100 students from its nursing program.
A total of 100 students graduated with credentials in nursing from nursing schools in Orange in 2010.
After graduating with your credentials in nursing, if you decide to work as a nurse in Orange, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 236,400 nurses in California. Of these nurses, 22,840 were working in the greater Orange area. The number of nurses in Orange is expected to increase by 25% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for nurses.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a nurse in Orange is $78,490 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for nurses.