Santa Ana has a general population of 337,977 and an overall student population of 32,249. Approximately 31,073 of Santa Ana's students are enrolled in schools that offer BSN programs.
Santa Ana College is the largest BSN school in Santa Ana, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 130 students graduated from the BSN program at Santa Ana College.
In 2010, 130 students graduated with a BSN degree in Santa Ana. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $652 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,500 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a BSN program in Santa Ana.
Many BSN graduates choose to work as nurses after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Santa Ana, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 10 nurses in California were working in the greater Santa Ana area. The government projects that the number of nurses in Santa Ana will 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 Santa Ana is $78,490 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for nurses.