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RN To BSN Schools in California

There are 42 California schools offering RN to BSN programs. 4,358 students graduated with degrees from California RN to BSN schools in 2010.

Overview

3,788 students graduate from RN to BSN programs in this state, on average, every year. This accounts for 6% of RN to BSN students who schools in the United States graduate. 4,358 students graduated with an RN to BSN degree at the bachelor's level in 2010.

42 RN to BSN schools are located in this state. And out of these, while 22 schools are private, 20 schools are public. Tuition at a public RN to BSN school varies from $4,464 to $5,750, while tuition at a private RN to BSN school varies from $11,880 to $37,372.

Average tuition for RN to BSN programs is $13,634. The highest tuition for RN to BSN programs, which is $37,372 per year, is at the University of San Diego, while the lowest tuition in this western state, which is $4,464 every year, is at San Diego State University-Imperial Valley.

RN to BSN Program Completions in California 2006 - 2010

3,788 students graduate from RN to BSN programs in this state, on average, every year. This accounts for 6% of RN to BSN students who schools in the United States graduate. 4,358 students graduated with an RN to BSN degree at the bachelor's level in 2010.

RN to BSN Program Completions in California 2006 - 2010

  • Bachelor 2006: 2610
  • Bachelor 2007: 2946
  • Bachelor 2008: 3219
  • Bachelor 2009: 3970
  • Bachelor 2010: 4358

RN to BSN Program Availability in California

Schools in this state offer a total of 42 RN to BSN programs.

RN to BSN Program Availability in California

  • Bachelor: 42

Career Trends

Registered Nurses — Salary by Percentile

Registered Nurses — Salary by Percentile

Registered Nurses — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 60630
  • 25th Percentile: 70610
  • Median: 85340
  • 75th Percentile: 103220
  • 90th Percentile: 120720

Career Trends

Registered Nurses — Employment Trend

Registered Nurses — Employment Trend

Registered Nurses — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 73280
  • Median Salary 2007: 76470
  • Median Salary 2008: 80980
  • Median Salary 2009: 82910
  • Median Salary 2010: 85340
  • Total Employed 2006: 234260
  • Total Employed 2007: 233200
  • Total Employed 2008: 240470
  • Total Employed 2009: 233030
  • Total Employed 2010: 240030

California vs National RN to BSN Employment

California vs National RN to BSN Employment

  • Employed in California: 9.041% (240030)

RN To BSN Schools in California

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1. California State University - Fresno

5241 N Maple Ave
Fresno, CA 93740
(559) 278-4240

California State University-Fresno is near the heart of downtown and this university offers one program in nursing. FSU is one of 28 research universities in California. It ranks eighth in terms of enrollment in the state of California.

2. Mount St Mary's College

12001 Chalon Rd
Los Angeles, CA 90049-1599
(310) 954-4000

Mount St Mary's College is located near Los Angeles, CA and MSMC offers one program in nursing. It is one of 26 liberal arts colleges in California.

3. The University of Phoenix - San Diego

3890 Murphy Canyon Road Suite 100
San Diego, CA 92123-4403
(800) 473-4346

The University of Phoenix-San Diego is near the heart of downtown and this school offers one program in nursing.

4. Samuel Merritt University

3100 Telegraph Avenue
Oakland, CA 94609
(510) 869-6511

Samuel Merritt University, which is near the heart of downtown, is in Oakland, CA and SMU offers one program in nursing.

5. West Coast University - Los Angeles

12215 Victory Boulevard
Los Angeles, CA 91606-3119
(818) 299-5500

West Coast University-Los Angeles offers one program in nursing.

6. West Coast University - Orange County

1477 S Manchester Ave
Anaheim, CA 92802
(714) 782-1700

West Coast University-Orange County offers one RN to BSN program and WCU, which is near the center of the city, is in Anaheim, CA. Overall, 998 students pursue degrees in four programs at this school.

7. California State University - Channel Islands

One University Dr
Camarillo, CA 93012
(805) 437-8400

California State University-Channel Islands offers one RN to BSN program and CSU Channel Islands, which is very close to Camarillo, California, is located in a rural setting. 3,828 students pursue degrees in 26 programs at this school, overall.

8. West Coast University - Ontario

2855 E. Guasti Rd
Ontario, CA 91761
(909) 467-6100

Founded in 1909, West Coast University-Ontario is a for-profit 4-year institution. This school, which is 3.6 miles from the center of the city, is located in Ontario, CA. This school offers subjects such as forensic nursing and advanced nursing. This school offers one associates level degree and one degree at the bachelors level to students. In 2010, 616 students pursued degrees from the one program at this school. The Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools accredits it.

9. Simpson University

2211 College View Drive
Redding, CA 96003-8606
(530) 224-5600

Simpson University offers one RN to BSN program and Sompson, which is very close to Redding, California, is in a rural area. Overall, 1,216 students pursue degrees in 35 programs at this school.

10. The University of Phoenix - Central Valley

45 Riverpark Pl W Ste 300
Fresno, CA 93720-1562
(800) 266-2107

The University of Phoenix-Central Valley, which is near the center of the city, is located in Fresno, CA and UPX offers one program in nursing. It is a for-profit 4-year institution.

11. The American University of Health Sciences

1600 Hill St
Signal Hill, CA 90755-3612
(562) 988-2278x2001

The American University of Health Sciences is in the suburbs of Signal Hill, California and this school offers one RN to BSN program. Overall, 135 students seek degrees in three programs at this very small school.

12. Biola University

13800 Biola Ave
La Mirada, CA 90639-0001
(562) 903-6000

Biola University is in the suburbs of La Mirada, California and it offers one program in nursing. 6,113 students seek degrees in 62 programs at this school, overall. BU is the third biggest institution in the state of California offering nursing in terms of programs.

13. The Dominican University of California

50 Acacia Ave
San Rafael, CA 94901-2298
(415) 457-4440

The Dominican University of California offers one program in nursing and this school, which is 1.0 miles from the center of the city, is in San Rafael, CA. This school is one of 26 liberal arts colleges in California. This liberal arts college is the sixth oldest institution in the state of California offering programs in nursing.

14. Sonoma State University

1801 E Cotati Ave
Rohnert Park, CA 94928-3609
(707) 664-2880

Sonoma State University offers one RN to BSN program and SSU is located in the suburbs of Rohnert Park, California. 8,395 students seek degrees in 50 programs at this liberal arts college, overall.

15. San Diego State University - Imperial Valley

720 Heber Ave
Calexico, CA 92231
(760) 768-5500

San Diego State University-Imperial Valley is in Calexico, CA and this school offers one RN to BSN program. It is a public 4-year institution.

16. California State University - San Marcos

333 S Twin Oaks Valley Rd
San Marcos, CA 92096-0001
(760) 750-4000

California State University-San Marcos, which is very close to San Marcos, California, is located in a rural setting and CSUSM offers one RN to BSN program. This school is one of 163 public post-secondary institutions in California.

17. California State University - San Bernardino

5500 University Pky
San Bernardino, CA 92407-2397
(909) 537-5000

California State University-San Bernardino is 5.3 miles from the heart of downtown and Cal State San Bernardino offers one program in nursing. Cal State San Bernardino is one of 28 research universities in California.

18. Concordia University - Irvine

1530 Concordia West
Irvine, CA 92612-3203
(949) 854-8002

Concordia University-Irvine offers one RN to BSN program and it is 2.1 miles from the heart of downtown. It is a 4-year institution.

19. Loma Linda University

Loma Linda University
Loma Linda, CA 92350
(909) 558-1000

Loma Linda University is located in the suburbs of Loma Linda, California and this school offers one program in nursing. 4,266 students pursue degrees in 145 LLU programs, overall.

20. Azusa Pacific University

901 E Alosta
Azusa, CA 91702-7000
(626) 969-3434

Azusa Pacific University is in the suburbs of Azusa, California and APU offers one RN to BSN program.

21. California State University - Bakersfield

9001 Stockdale Hwy
Bakersfield, CA 93311-1099
(661) 654-2782

California State University-Bakersfield is near the center of the city and this school offers one program in nursing. 7,906 students seek degrees in 46 programs at this public school, overall.

22. The University of Phoenix - Southern California

3100 Bristol Street- Suite 500
Costa Mesa, CA 92626-3099
(800) 888-1968

The University of Phoenix-Southern California offers one program in nursing and this school, which is near the center of the city, is located in Costa Mesa, CA. Phoenix is a for-profit 4-year institution.

23. Holy Names University

3500 Mountain Blvd
Oakland, CA 94619-1699
(510) 436-1000

Holy Names University offers one program in nursing and this school, which is 4.6 miles from the center of the city, is located in Oakland, CA. 1,164 students pursue degrees in 61 Holy Names University programs, overall.

24. The University of San Diego

5998 Alcala Park
San Diego, CA 92110-2492
(619) 260-4600

The University of San Diego is near the center of the city and it offers one program in nursing. USD is a 4-year institution.

25. The University of Phoenix - Bay Area

3590 N First St
San Jose, CA 95134-1805
(800) 266-2107

The University of Phoenix-Bay Area offers one program in nursing and this school, which is near the heart of downtown, is in San Jose, CA. Overall, 2,217 students pursue degrees in 45 programs at UPX.

26. Humboldt State University

1 Harpst Street
Arcata, CA 95521-8299
(707) 826-3011

Humboldt State University is in Arcata, CA and this school offers one program in nursing. Overall, 7,903 students seek degrees in 57 programs at this mid-sized school.

27. California State University - Chico

First and Normal Sts
Chico, CA 95929-0150
(530) 898-6116

California State University-Chico is 0.5 miles from the heart of downtown and it offers one program in nursing. This school is one of 163 public post-secondary institutions in California. In terms of programs, Chico State is the seventh biggest institution in the state of California offering nursing.

28. California State University - Fullerton

800 N State College Blvd
Fullerton, CA 92831-3599
(657) 278-2011

California State University-Fullerton is 2.3 miles from the center of the city and this school offers one program in nursing. Overall, 35,590 students pursue degrees in 98 California State University-Fullerton programs.

29. Pacific Union College

One Angwin Ave
Angwin, CA 94508-9707
(707) 965-6313

Pacific Union College offers one RN to BSN program and this school, which is very close to Angwin, California, is in a rural area. It is one of 26 liberal arts colleges in California.

30. California State University - East Bay

25800 Carlos Bee Blvd
Hayward, CA 94542
(510) 885-3000

California State University-East Bay offers one program in nursing and CSUEB, which is 1.2 miles from the heart of downtown, is in Hayward, CA. 12,889 students seek degrees in 69 programs at Cal State East Bay, overall.

31. California State University - Dominguez Hills

1000 E Victoria St
Carson, CA 90747-0005
(310) 243-3300

California State University-Dominguez Hills, which is 2.8 miles from the heart of downtown, is in Carson, CA and CSU Dominguez Hills offers one RN to BSN program. CSUDH is a public 4-year institution.

32. San Jose State University

1 Washington Sq
San Jose, CA 95192-0001
(408) 924-1000

San Jose State University is 0.8 miles from the center of the city and San Jose State offers one program in nursing. It is one of 28 research universities in California. SJSU is the sixth biggest institution in the state of California offering nursing.

33. California State University - Stanislaus

One University Circle
Turlock, CA 95382-0299
(209) 667-3122

California State University-Stanislaus is in the suburbs of Turlock, California and it offers one program in nursing. This university is one of 28 research universities in California.

34. San Francisco State University

1600 Holloway Ave
San Francisco, CA 94132
(415) 338-1111

San Francisco State University is near the center of the city and SF State offers one program in nursing. 29,718 students pursue degrees in 138 San Francisco State programs, overall.

35. California State University - Sacramento

6000 J St
Sacramento, CA 95819-2694
(916) 278-6011

California State University-Sacramento offers one program in nursing and it is 3.8 miles from the heart of downtown. It is a public, 4-year, research institution. In terms of enrollment, this large university ranks seventh in the state of California.

36. California Baptist University

8432 Magnolia Ave
Riverside, CA 92504-3297
(951) 689-5771

California Baptist University, which is near the heart of downtown, is in Riverside, CA and it offers one program in nursing.

37. California State University - Long Beach

1250 Bellflower Blvd
Long Beach, CA 90840-0115
(562) 985-4111

California State University-Long Beach is 2.6 miles from the center of the city and this university offers one RN to BSN program. It is one of 28 research universities in California.

38. The University of Phoenix - Sacramento Valley

2860 Gateway Oaks Drive- Suite 200
Sacramento, CA 95833-4334
(800) 266-2107

The University of Phoenix-Sacramento Valley is 3.0 miles from the heart of downtown and UOPX offers one RN to BSN program. 3,951 students seek degrees in 46 University of Phoenix-Sacramento Valley programs, overall.

39. The Vanguard University of Southern California

55 Fair Dr
Costa Mesa, CA 92626
(714) 556-3610

The Vanguard University of Southern California offers one program in nursing and VU, which is near the heart of downtown, is located in Costa Mesa, CA. 2,055 students pursue degrees in 35 Vanguard University of Southern California programs, overall.

40. San Diego State University

5500 Campanile Dr
San Diego, CA 92182
(619) 594-5200

San Diego State University is near the center of the city and it offers one RN to BSN program. Overall, 29,187 students seek degrees in 150 San Diego State University programs. It is the seventh oldest institution in the state of California offering programs in nursing.

41. The University of San Francisco

2130 Fulton St
San Francisco, CA 94117-1080
(415) 422-5555

The University of San Francisco is 1.7 miles from the heart of downtown and this school offers one RN to BSN program.

42. California State University - Northridge

18111 Nordhoff St
Northridge, CA 91330
(818) 677-1200

California State University-Northridge offers one program in nursing and CSUN is in the center of Northridge. It is a public 4-year institution.

43. California State University - Los Angeles

5151 State University Dr
Los Angeles, CA 90032
(323) 343-3000

California State University-Los Angeles offers one program in nursing and Cal State L.A. is near the center of the city. This university is a public, 4-year, research institution.