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Nursing Schools in Riverside, California

Nursing Schools in Riverside, CA

There are 3 nursing schools in Riverside, California. Riverside has a general population of 255,166 and an overall student population of 62,289. Approximately 40,848 of Riverside's students are enrolled in schools that offer nursing programs.

Riverside's largest nursing school is Riverside Community College. In 2010, Riverside Community College graduated approximately 196 students from its nursing program.

A total of 366 students graduated with credentials in nursing from nursing schools in Riverside in 2010. In 2009 tuition at nursing schools in Riverside was $12,040 per year, on average.

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 Riverside. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $8,170 per year, on average, for room and board at Riverside-based nursing schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $6,448.

Nursing Salaries and Career Outlook in Riverside

If you decide to work as a nurse in Riverside, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 236,400 nurses in California. Of these nurses, 21,780 were working in the greater Riverside area. By the year 2018, the number of nurses is expected to increase by 25% in Riverside. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for nurses.

The average salary you can expect to earn as a nurse in Riverside is $78,540 per year, which is lower than the average for nurses state-wide.

This Page is Useful for Those Seeking the Following:

  • Nursing Degree in Riverside
  • Associates Degree in Nursing
  • Bachelors Degree in Nursing
  • Nursing Classes
  • Nursing Courses
  • Nursing Training

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  1. 1Riverside Community CollegeRiverside Community College

    4800 Magnolia Avenue, Riverside, California 92506

    Awards Offered:
    Less than 1 year certificate
    1-2 years certificate
    Associate's degree
    2-4 years certificate

  2. 2California Baptist UniversityCalifornia Baptist University

    8432 Magnolia Ave, Riverside, California 92504-3297

    Awards Offered:
    Bachelor's degree
    Master's degree

  3. 3North-West College-RiversideNorth-West College-Riverside

    10020 Indiana St, Riverside, California 92503

    Awards Offered:
    Less than 1 year certificate
    1-2 years certificate