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 RN to BSN programs.
Santa Ana College is the largest RN to BSN school in Santa Ana, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 130 students graduated from the RN to BSN program at Santa Ana College.
A total of 130 students graduated with credentials in RN to BSN from RN to BSN schools in Santa Ana in 2010. In 2009 tuition at RN to BSN schools in Santa Ana was $652 per year, on average.
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 RN to BSN program in Santa Ana.
If you decide to work as a nurse in Santa Ana, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 236,400 nurses in California. Of these nurses, 22,840 were working in the greater Santa Ana area. The number of nurses in Santa Ana 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 Santa Ana is $78,490 per year, which is lower than the average for nurses state-wide.