Torrance has a general population of 137,946 and an overall student population of 28,351. Approximately 27,237 of Torrance's students are enrolled in schools that offer BSN programs.
Of the 1 BSN schools in Torrance, the largest BSN school, by student population, is El Camino Community College District. In 2010, approximately 107 students graduated from the BSN program at El Camino Community College District.
In 2010, 107 students graduated with a BSN degree in Torrance. In 2009 tuition at BSN schools in Torrance was $794 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 BSN program in Torrance.
Many BSN graduates choose to work as nurses after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Torrance, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 236,400 nurses in California. Of these nurses, 64,630 were working in the greater Torrance area. The number of nurses in Torrance is expected to increase by 25% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for nurses.
As a nurse in Torrance, you can expect to make an average salary of $81,540 per year. This is lower than the average salary for nurses in the state.