Vista has a general population of 89,857 and an overall student population of 1,235. Approximately 1,235 of Vista's students are enrolled in schools that offer nursing programs.
Kaplan College-Vista is the largest nursing school in Vista, based on student population. In 2010, Kaplan College-Vista graduated approximately 205 students from its nursing program.
In 2010, 205 students graduated with a nursing certificate from one of Vista's nursing schools.
After graduating with your credentials in nursing, if you decide to work as a nurse in Vista, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 236,400 nurses in California. Of these nurses, 21,100 were working in the greater Vista area. The government projects that the number of nurses in Vista will increase by 25% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for nurses.
As a nurse in Vista, you can expect to make an average salary of $83,560 per year. This is higher than the average salary for nurses in the state.