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RN Schools in California

There are 126 California schools offering RN programs. In 2010, 13,736 students graduated from programs at California RN schools. 7,195 of all these students graduated with associates degrees and 4,358 students graduated with bachelors degrees.

Overview

On average, 12,593 students graduate from RN programs in this state per year. This accounts for 8% of RN students who schools in the United States graduate. Specifically, 1,143 students graduated with RN certificates, 7,195 with an associate's level degree, 4,358 with a bachelor's level degree, 1,008 with a master's level degree, and 32 with a degree at the doctorate level.

126 RN schools are located in this state. And of these, 97 schools are public, while 29 schools are private. While public RN school tuition varies from $4,464 to $5,750, private RN school tuition varies from $11,088 to $37,372.

Average tuition for programs in nursing is $13,471. While the lowest tuition in this state, which is $4,464 per year, is at San Diego State University-Imperial Valley, the highest tuition for RN programs, which is $37,372 per year, is at the University of San Diego.

California RN schools offer certificates, associates degrees, bachelors degrees, masters degrees, and doctoral degrees.

RN Program Completions in California 2006 - 2010

On average, 12,593 students graduate from RN programs in this state per year. This accounts for 8% of RN students who schools in the United States graduate. Specifically, 1,143 students graduated with RN certificates, 7,195 with an associate's level degree, 4,358 with a bachelor's level degree, 1,008 with a master's level degree, and 32 with a degree at the doctorate level.

RN Program Completions in California 2006 - 2010

  • Certificate 2006: 834
  • Certificate 2007: 1190
  • Certificate 2008: 1073
  • Certificate 2009: 1403
  • Certificate 2010: 1143
  • Associate 2006: 4985
  • Associate 2007: 5335
  • Associate 2008: 6200
  • Associate 2009: 6784
  • Associate 2010: 7195
  • Bachelor 2006: 2610
  • Bachelor 2007: 2946
  • Bachelor 2008: 3219
  • Bachelor 2009: 3970
  • Bachelor 2010: 4358
  • Master 2006: 823
  • Master 2007: 765
  • Master 2008: 922
  • Master 2009: 1044
  • Master 2010: 1008
  • Doctorate 2006: 16
  • Doctorate 2007: 26
  • Doctorate 2008: 36
  • Doctorate 2009: 43
  • Doctorate 2010: 32

RN Program Availability in California

California schools offer a total of 225 programs in nursing. Of these programs, about 38.2% are associate's level programs. The remaining programs are certificates and degrees at the bachelors level, the masters level, and the doctoral level.

RN Program Availability in California

  • Certificate: 70
  • Associate: 86
  • Bachelor: 43
  • Master: 22
  • Doctorate: 4

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 Employment

California vs National RN Employment

  • Employed in California: 9.041% (240030)

RN 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. Fresno State offers two RN programs. More specifically, it offers students one RN degree at the bachelor's level and one master's level nursing degree. This university is a public, 4-year, research institution. In terms of enrollment, Fresno State ranks eighth in the state of California.

2. Sierra College

5000 Rocklin Road
Rocklin, CA 95677-3397
(916) 624-3333

Sierra College is in the suburbs of Rocklin, California and it offers one program in nursing. This college is a public 2-year institution.

3. Mount St Mary's College

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

Mount St Mary's College is near Los Angeles, CA. The Mount offers four programs in nursing. More specifically, this liberal arts college offers students one certificate in nursing, one degree at the associate's level in nursing, one degree at the bachelor's level in nursing, and one degree at the master's level in nursing. The Mount is one of 26 liberal arts colleges in California.

4. The West Hills College Lemoore

555 College Avenue
Lemoore, CA 93245
(559) 925-3000

The West Hills College Lemoore, which is very close to Lemoore, California, is in a rural setting. This college offers two RN programs. Of those, this college offers one RN certificate to students and one associate's level nursing degree. It is one of 98 community colleges in California.

5. Chabot College

25555 Hesperian Blvd
Hayward, CA 94545
(510) 723-6600

Chabot College offers one program in nursing and this school, which is near the heart of downtown, is in Hayward, CA. This school is a public 2-year institution.

6. 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 Phoenix offers one program in nursing. 5,491 students seek degrees in 40 programs at Phoenix, overall.

7. Samuel Merritt University

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

Samuel Merritt University, which is near the center of the city, is in Oakland, CA. This school offers two RN programs. More specifically, students are offered one bachelor's level degree in nursing by it and one master's level degree in nursing. This school is a 4-year institution.

8. Gavilan College

5055 Santa Teresa Blvd
Gilroy, CA 95020
(408) 848-4800

Gavilan College is in Gilroy, California, where students can enjoy a rural setting. This school offers two programs in nursing. Out of those, students are offered one RN certificate by this medium-sized school and one RN degree at the associate's level. This school is one of 163 public post-secondary institutions in California.

9. Unitek College

4670 Auto Mall Pkwy
Fremont, CA 94538
(510) 249-1060

Unitek College, which is very close to Fremont, California, is in a rural area and it offers one program in nursing.

10. West Coast University - Los Angeles

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

West Coast University-Los Angeles offers three RN programs. Specifically, this school offers one associate's level degree in nursing to students, one bachelor's level nursing degree, and one master's level nursing degree. It is a for-profit 4-year institution.

11. West Coast University - Orange County

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

West Coast University-Orange County, which is near the heart of downtown, is in Anaheim, CA. It offers two programs in nursing. Of those, students are offered one associate's level nursing degree by this school and one bachelor's level degree in nursing. Overall, 998 students seek degrees in four programs at this school. In terms of programs, it is the sixth biggest institution in the state of California offering nursing.

12. California State University - Channel Islands

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

California State University-Channel Islands offers one RN program and CSU CI, which is very close to Camarillo, California, is located in a rural setting. This school is a public 4-year institution. In terms of programs, CSU CI is the tenth largest institution in the state of California offering nursing.

13. West Coast University - Ontario

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

West Coast University-Ontario is near the heart of downtown. It offers two programs in nursing. Of those, it offers one associate's level degree in nursing to students and one bachelor's level nursing degree. In terms of programs, this school is the fifth largest institution in the state of California offering nursing.

14. Ohlone Community College

43600 Mission Blvd
Fremont, CA 94539-0390
(510) 659-6000

Ohlone Community College, which is near Fremont, is located in a rural area. It offers two RN programs. Specifically, students are offered one RN certificate by this college and one associate's level degree in nursing. 11,979 students pursue degrees in 91 Ohlone Community College programs, overall.

15. The Western University of Health Sciences

309 E 2nd St
Pomona, CA 91766-1854
(909) 623-6116

The Western University of Health Sciences offers two RN programs. Specifically, students are offered one RN certificate by WesternU and one master's level degree in nursing. WesternU is located in the center of Pomona. It is one of 11 institutions with a medical school in California.

16. The University of California - San Francisco

500 Parnassus Ave
San Francisco, CA 94143-0244
(415) 476-9000

The University of California-San Francisco offers two RN programs. More specifically, it offers one RN degree at the master's level to students and one doctorate level degree in nursing. It is near the heart of downtown. Overall, 3,024 students seek degrees in 33 programs at UCSF. It is the third oldest institution in the state of California offering programs in nursing.

17. Victor Valley College

18422 Bear Valley Rd
Victorville, CA 92395-5850
(760) 245-4271x2225

Victor Valley College offers two RN programs. Specifically, it offers students one certificate in nursing and one associate's level nursing degree. This college, which is 4.8 miles from the heart of downtown, is in Victorville, CA. 12,892 students pursue degrees in 53 Victor Valley College programs, overall.

18. The Institute of Medical Education

130 Almaden Blvd
San Jose, CA 95113
(408) 534-0714x112

The Institute of Medical Education offers one RN program and this school, which is 0.5 miles from the heart of downtown, is in San Jose, CA. Overall, 467 students seek degrees in seven Institute of Medical Education programs.

19. Simpson University

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

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

20. 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 offers one RN program and Phoenix, which is 7.7 miles from the center of the city, is in Fresno, CA. UOPX is a for-profit 4-year institution.

21. 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 it offers one program in nursing. In terms of programs, this school is the largest institution in the state of California offering nursing.

22. El Camino College - Compton Center

1111 East Artesia Blvd.
Compton, CA 90221-5393
(310) 900-1600

El Camino College-Compton Center offers two RN programs. Of those, it offers one certificate in nursing to students and one RN degree at the associate's level. It is near the center of the city. 8,729 students seek degrees in 63 programs at this school, overall.

23. Santa Ana College

1530 W. 17th Street
Santa Ana, CA 92706-3398
(714) 564-6000

Santa Ana College is near the heart of downtown. It offers two programs in nursing. Out of those, it offers one RN certificate to students and one RN degree at the associate's level. It is one of 98 community colleges in California. It ranks fourth in terms of enrollment in the state of California.

24. Biola University

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

Biola University offers one program in nursing and it is in the suburbs of La Mirada, California. BU is a 4-year institution. In terms of programs, this school is the third biggest institution in the state of California offering nursing.

25. The College of the Redwoods

7351 Tompkins Hill Rd
Eureka, CA 95501-9300
(707) 476-4100

The College of the Redwoods offers two RN programs. Of those, it offers one certificate in nursing to students and one associate's level nursing degree. This college is located near Eureka, CA. Overall, 7,602 students seek degrees in 77 College of the Redwoods programs.

26. Copper Mountain Community College

6162 Rotary Way
Joshua Tree, CA 92252
(760) 366-3791

Copper Mountain Community College is located in Joshua Tree, California, where students can enjoy a rural setting. It offers two RN programs. Out of those, students are offered one certificate in nursing by it and one degree at the associate's level in nursing. It is a public 2-year institution.

27. The Dominican University of California

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

The Dominican University of California, which is near the center of the city, is located in San Rafael, CA. This school offers two programs in nursing. Of those, this school offers one bachelor's level degree in nursing to students and one master's level nursing degree. 2,266 students seek degrees in 38 Dominican University of California programs, overall. It is the seventh oldest institution in the state of California offering programs in nursing.

28. United States University

1607 Hoover Ave
National City, CA 91950-4437
(619) 477-6310x2024

United States University is a for-profit 4-year institution, founded in 1997. This school, which is near the heart of downtown, is located in National City, CA. It offers two certificates, four bachelors level degrees, and one masters level degree to students. In 2010, 317 students sought degrees from the seven programs at this school. This school offers subjects including healthcare, teaching, and advanced nursing. It is accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges, Accrediting Commission for Senior Colleges and Universities.

29. Sonoma State University

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

Sonoma State University is located in the suburbs of Rohnert Park, California. It offers two programs in nursing. Of those, it offers students one RN degree at the bachelor's level and one degree at the master's level in nursing. 8,395 students pursue degrees in 50 programs at this liberal arts college, overall.

30. Mendocino College

1000 Hensley Creek Road
Ukiah, CA 95482
(707) 468-3235

Mendocino College is in Ukiah, California, where students can enjoy a rural setting. It offers two programs in nursing. More specifically, it offers students one RN certificate and one associate's level degree in nursing. It is a public 2-year institution.

31. The College of the Siskiyous

800 College Ave
Weed, CA 96094-2899
(530) 938-5555

Founded in 1957, the College of the Siskiyous is a public 2-year institution. It is in Weed, California, where students can enjoy a rural setting. It offers subjects including science and math. This college offers students 39 certificates and 38 associates level degrees. 2,732 students sought degrees from the 40 programs at this community college in 2010. It is accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges, Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges. This community college is one of 98 community colleges in California.

32. 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 it offers one program in nursing. SDSU- Imperial Valley is one of 163 public post-secondary institutions in California.

33. Los Angeles Harbor College

1111 Figueroa Place
Wilmington, CA 90744-2397
(310) 233-4000

Los Angeles Harbor College, which is 1.0 miles from the heart of downtown, is in Wilmington, CA. This school offers two RN programs. Out of those, students are offered one RN certificate by it and one RN degree at the associate's level. 11,149 students seek degrees in 66 Los Angeles Harbor College programs, overall.

34. Rio Hondo College

3600 Workman Mill Rd
Whittier, CA 90601-1616
(562) 692-0921

Rio Hondo College offers two RN programs. More specifically, it offers students one certificate in nursing and one associate's level nursing degree. This school is located in the suburbs of Whittier, California. 22,457 students pursue degrees in 75 Rio Hondo College programs, overall.

35. The Los Angeles County College of Nursing and Allied Health

1237 N. Mission Rd.
Los Angeles, CA 90033-1084
(323) 226-4911

The Los Angeles County College of Nursing and Allied Health offers one RN program and it is near the heart of downtown. It is a public 2-year institution.

36. Carrington College California - Sacramento

8909 Folsom Blvd
Sacramento, CA 95826
(916) 361-1660

Carrington College California-Sacramento is in the suburbs of Sacramento, California. It offers two programs in nursing. Out of those, students are offered one certificate in nursing by it and one associate's level degree in nursing. It is a for-profit 2-year institution.

37. 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 in a rural setting and it offers one program in nursing. It is one of 163 public post-secondary institutions in California. In terms of programs, this mid-sized school is the sixth biggest institution in the state of California offering nursing.

38. Glendale Community College

1500 N Verdugo Rd
Glendale, CA 91208-2894
(818) 240-1000

Glendale Community College is 2.2 miles from the heart of downtown. It offers two programs in nursing. Of those, this community college offers students one certificate in nursing and one associate's level degree in nursing. It is a public 2-year institution.

39. The San Joaquin Valley College - Visalia

8400 W Mineral King Ave
Visalia, CA 93291-9283
(559) 651-2500

The San Joaquin Valley College-Visalia offers one program in nursing and this school, which is just a few miles from Visalia, is in a rural setting. It is a for-profit 2-year institution.

40. California State University - San Bernardino

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

California State University-San Bernardino is near the center of the city. Cal State San Bernardino offers two RN programs. Of those, students are offered one bachelor's level degree in nursing by CSUSB and one master's level degree in nursing. CSUSB is a public, 4-year, research institution. In terms of programs, this public university is the second largest institution in the state of California offering nursing.

41. Concordia University - Irvine

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

Concordia University-Irvine is near the center of the city and this school offers one program in nursing. CUI is one of 26 liberal arts colleges in California.

42. Loma Linda University

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

Loma Linda University offers four RN programs. Of those, students are offered one RN degree at the associate's level by it, one RN degree at the bachelor's level, one master's level degree in nursing, and one RN degree at the doctorate level. It is located in the suburbs of Loma Linda, California. It is one of 11 institutions with a medical school in California.

43. Azusa Pacific University

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

Azusa Pacific University is located in the suburbs of Azusa, California. This school offers three RN programs. More specifically, this school offers one bachelor's level degree in nursing to students, one degree at the master's level in nursing, and one degree at the doctorate level in nursing.

44. Sacramento City College

3835 Freeport Blvd
Sacramento, CA 95822-1386
(916) 558-2111

Sacramento City College is near the center of the city. It offers two RN programs. Out of those, it offers one RN certificate to students and one RN degree at the associate's level. 25,039 students seek degrees in 145 programs at this college, overall.

45. The College of Marin

835 College Ave
Kentfield, CA 94904-2590
(415) 457-8811

The College of Marin offers one program in nursing and it is in the suburbs of Kentfield, California. It is a public 2-year institution.

46. The College of the Canyons

26455 Rockwell Canyon Rd
Santa Clarita, CA 91355-1899
(661) 259-7800

The College of the Canyons is located in the suburbs of Santa Clarita, California. This school offers two RN programs. Specifically, students are offered one certificate in nursing by this big school and one associate's level nursing degree. It is a public 2-year institution.

47. Yuba College

2088 N Beale Rd
Marysville, CA 95901
(530) 741-6700

Yuba College is located in the suburbs of Marysville, California. It offers two programs in nursing. Out of those, this big college offers one certificate in nursing to students and one associate's level degree in nursing. 7,634 students pursue degrees in 93 programs at this community college, overall. This community college is the ninth oldest institution in the state of California offering programs in nursing.

48. Grossmont College

8800 Grossmont College Dr
El Cajon, CA 92020-1799
(619) 644-7000

Grossmont College is in the suburbs of El Cajon, California. It offers two RN programs. Out of those, this college offers one certificate in nursing to students and one degree at the associate's level in nursing. 19,659 students seek degrees in 128 Grossmont College programs, overall.

49. Los Angeles Trade Technical College

400 W Washington Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90015-4181
(213) 763-7000

Los Angeles Trade Technical College offers two programs in nursing. Specifically, it offers students one RN certificate and one degree at the associate's level in nursing. It is 1.9 miles from the center of the city. This school is a public 2-year institution.

50. Merritt College

12500 Campus Dr
Oakland, CA 94619-3196
(510) 531-4911

Merritt College, which is near the center of the city, is in Oakland, CA. It offers two programs in nursing. Specifically, it offers one certificate in nursing to students and one associate's level nursing degree. It is a public 2-year institution.

51. Monterey Peninsula College

980 Fremont St
Monterey, CA 93940-4799
(831) 646-4000

Monterey Peninsula College offers two programs in nursing. Of those, this college offers one certificate in nursing to students and one associate's level degree in nursing. This college is in the suburbs of Monterey, California. It is a public 2-year institution.

52. Antelope Valley College

3041 West Ave K
Lancaster, CA 93536-5426
(661) 722-6300

Antelope Valley College offers two programs in nursing. Specifically, it offers students one certificate in nursing and one associate's level nursing degree. It is in the suburbs of Lancaster, California. Overall, 14,408 students seek degrees in 111 Antelope Valley College programs.

53. California State University - Bakersfield

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

California State University-Bakersfield is near the heart of downtown. Cal State Bakersfield offers two programs in nursing. Out of those, CSU Bakersfield offers one bachelor's level degree in nursing to students and one master's level degree in nursing. It is a public 4-year institution.

54. Fresno City College

1101 E. University Ave
Fresno, CA 93741
(559) 442-4600

Fresno City College offers two RN programs. Out of those, it offers one certificate in nursing to students and one RN degree at the associate's level. This community college is near the center of the city. It is a public 2-year institution.

55. 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, which is near the center of the city, is located in Costa Mesa, CA and Phoenix offers one RN program. It is a for-profit 4-year institution.

56. Chaffey College

5885 Haven Ave
Rancho Cucamonga, CA 91737-3002
(909) 987-1737

Chaffey College is in the suburbs of Rancho Cucamonga, California. It offers two RN programs. Out of those, students are offered one certificate in nursing by this school and one degree at the associate's level in nursing. Overall, 19,469 students seek degrees in 168 Chaffey College programs. It is the second oldest institution in the state of California offering RN programs.

57. City College of San Francisco

50 Phelan Ave
San Francisco, CA 94112-1898
(415) 239-3000

City College of San Francisco is near the heart of downtown. It offers two RN programs. Out of those, it offers one certificate in nursing to students and one RN degree at the associate's level. Overall, 32,966 students seek degrees in 154 City College of San Francisco programs.

58. The College of the Desert

43-500 Monterey Ave
Palm Desert, CA 92260
(760) 346-8041

The College of the Desert, which is 1.1 miles from the heart of downtown, is located in Palm Desert, CA. It offers two RN programs. Specifically, this community college offers students one RN certificate and one associate's level nursing degree. This public college is one of 98 community colleges in California.

59. 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 heart of downtown, is in Oakland, CA. It is the third oldest institution in the state of California offering programs in nursing.

60. Reedley College

995 N Reed Ave
Reedley, CA 93654
(559) 638-3641

Reedley College offers two RN programs. Out of those, students are offered one RN certificate by it and one RN degree at the associate's level. This school is a public 2-year institution.

61. Ventura College

4667 Telegraph Rd
Ventura, CA 93003-3872
(805) 654-6400

Ventura College is located in the center of Ventura. This college offers two programs in nursing. More specifically, students are offered one RN certificate by it and one RN degree at the associate's level. This college is a public 2-year institution.

62. The El Camino Community College District

16007 Crenshaw Blvd
Torrance, CA 90506
(310) 532-3670

The El Camino Community College District is in the suburbs of Torrance, California. It offers two programs in nursing. More specifically, it offers one certificate in nursing to students and one associate's level degree in nursing. It is a public 2-year institution.

63. Golden West College

15744 Goldenwest St.
Huntington Beach, CA 92647-2710
(714) 892-7711

Golden West College is located in the suburbs of Huntington Beach, California. It offers two RN programs. More specifically, it offers students one certificate in nursing and one associate's level nursing degree. It is one of 98 community colleges in California.

64. 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 USD offers one program in nursing.

65. The College of San Mateo

1700 W Hillsdale Blvd
San Mateo, CA 94402-3784
(650) 574-6161

The College of San Mateo is near the heart of downtown. This college offers two RN programs. Specifically, students are offered one RN certificate by this community college and one degree at the associate's level in nursing. 10,288 students pursue degrees in 134 College of San Mateo programs, overall.

66. East Los Angeles College

1301 Avenida Cesar Chavez
Monterey Park, CA 91754-6099
(323) 265-8650

East Los Angeles College, which is 2.2 miles from the center of the city, is located in Monterey Park, CA. This college offers two RN programs. Specifically, this community college offers students one certificate in nursing and one degree at the associate's level in nursing. This community college is one of 98 community colleges in California. In terms of enrollment, this college ranks first in the state of California.

67. 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 RN program and UOPX, which is 5.5 miles from the center of the city, is located in San Jose, CA. This school is a for-profit 4-year institution.

68. Riverside City College

4800 Magnolia Avenue
Riverside, CA 92506
(951) 222-8000x8979

Riverside City College is near the center of the city. This college offers two programs in nursing. Specifically, it offers students one RN certificate and one degree at the associate's level in nursing. Overall, 20,585 students seek degrees in 122 Riverside City College programs.

69. Merced College

3600 M St
Merced, CA 95348-2898
(209) 384-6000

Merced College offers two RN programs. Specifically, this college offers students one certificate in nursing and one associate's level degree in nursing. This community college, which is very close to Merced, California, is in a rural setting. 11,086 students seek degrees in 151 Merced College programs, overall.

70. National University

11255 North Torrey Pines Road
La Jolla, CA 92037-1011
(800) 628-8648

National University, which is very close to La Jolla, California, is located in a rural area and NU offers one program in nursing.

71. Humboldt State University

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

Humboldt State University offers one RN program and Humboldt is located in town of Arcata, California. 7,903 students seek degrees in 57 programs at this medium-sized school, overall.

72. 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 center of the city. CSU Chico offers two programs in nursing. More specifically, this school offers one RN degree at the bachelor's level to students and one degree at the master's level in nursing. Overall, 15,989 students seek degrees in 95 programs at this public school.

73. 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. Cal State Fullterton offers two programs in nursing. Out of those, it offers students one RN degree at the bachelor's level and one master's level nursing degree. Overall, 35,590 students pursue degrees in 98 programs at this school. In terms of programs, it is the seventh largest institution in the state of California offering nursing.

74. Citrus College

1000 W Foothill Blvd
Glendora, CA 91741-1899
(626) 963-0323

Citrus College is located in the suburbs of Glendora, California. It offers two programs in nursing. Of those, it offers students one RN certificate and one associate's level nursing degree. This large college is one of 98 community colleges in California.

75. Los Angeles City College

855 N Vermont Ave
Los Angeles, CA 90029
(323) 953-4000

Los Angeles City College is 3.7 miles from the center of the city. It offers two RN programs. More specifically, it offers one RN certificate to students and one degree at the associate's level in nursing. It is one of 98 community colleges in California.

76. American River College

4700 College Oak Dr
Sacramento, CA 95841-4286
(916) 484-8011

American River College is located in the suburbs of Sacramento, California. It offers two programs in nursing. Of those, this community college offers students one certificate in nursing and one associate's level nursing degree. It is one of 98 community colleges in California.

77. Contra Costa College

2600 Mission Bell Dr
San Pablo, CA 94806-3195
(510) 235-7800

Contra Costa College is in the suburbs of San Pablo, California. This college offers two programs in nursing. Specifically, this community college offers students one certificate in nursing and one RN degree at the associate's level. Overall, 7,975 students pursue degrees in 100 programs at this community college.

78. Modesto Junior College

435 College Ave
Modesto, CA 95350-5800
(209) 575-6550

Modesto Junior College offers one RN program and this school is near the center of the city. Overall, 18,492 students pursue degrees in 154 Modesto Junior College programs.

79. San Diego City College

1313 Park Boulevard
San Diego, CA 92101-4787
(619) 388-3400

San Diego City College is in the center of San Diego. This college offers two RN programs. Of those, it offers one RN certificate to students and one degree at the associate's level in nursing. It is one of 98 community colleges in California.

80. Santa Monica College

1900 Pico Blvd
Santa Monica, CA 90405-1628
(310) 434-4000

Santa Monica College is 1.2 miles from the center of the city. It offers two RN programs. More specifically, students are offered one certificate in nursing by it and one degree at the associate's level in nursing. It is one of 98 community colleges in California. This big college is the fifth biggest institution in the state of California offering nursing.

81. Southwestern College

900 Otay Lakes Rd
Chula Vista, CA 91910-7299
(619) 482-6550

Southwestern College is in the suburbs of Chula Vista, California and it offers one program in nursing. This community college is one of 98 community colleges in California.

82. De Anza College

21250 Stevens Creek Blvd.
Cupertino, CA 95014
(408) 864-5678

De Anza College, which is 0.8 miles from the heart of downtown, is located in Cupertino, CA. It offers two RN programs. Specifically, students are offered one RN certificate by it and one RN degree at the associate's level. Overall, 23,630 students seek degrees in 101 programs at this large college.

83. Napa Valley College

2277 Napa-Vallejo Hwy
Napa, CA 94558-6236
(707) 253-3000

Napa Valley College is near the heart of downtown. It offers two RN programs. More specifically, it offers one RN certificate to students and one associate's level degree in nursing. It is one of 98 community colleges in California.

84. Pacific Union College

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

Pacific Union College is located in Angwin, California, where students can enjoy a rural setting. This school offers two programs in nursing. Specifically, students are offered one RN degree at the associate's level by PUC and one bachelor's level degree in nursing. This liberal arts college is one of 26 liberal arts colleges in California.

85. Cabrillo College

6500 Soquel Dr
Aptos, CA 95003
(831) 479-6100

Cabrillo College is located in the suburbs of Aptos, California. This college offers two programs in nursing. More specifically, this public college offers one certificate in nursing to students and one degree at the associate's level in nursing. It is a public 2-year institution.

86. Los Angeles Southwest College

1600 W Imperial Hwy.
Los Angeles, CA 90047-4899
(323) 241-5225

Los Angeles Southwest College is in the suburbs of Los Angeles, California. It offers two programs in nursing. Of those, it offers one RN certificate to students and one RN degree at the associate's level. It is a public 2-year institution.

87. Solano Community College

4000 Suisun Valley Rd
Fairfield, CA 94534-3197
(707) 864-7000

Solano Community College, which is near Fairfield, is located in a rural area. This college offers two programs in nursing. Specifically, this community college offers one certificate in nursing to students and one associate's level degree in nursing. This public college is one of 98 community colleges in California.

88. Allan Hancock College

800 South College Drive
Santa Maria, CA 93454-6399
(805) 922-6966

Allan Hancock College, which is 0.9 miles from the center of the city, is located in Santa Maria, CA. This college offers two RN programs. Specifically, this community college offers one certificate in nursing to students and one degree at the associate's level in nursing. It is one of 98 community colleges in California.

89. California State University - East Bay

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

California State University-East Bay, which is near the center of the city, is located in Hayward, CA and Cal State East Bay offers one RN program. Overall, 12,889 students seek degrees in 69 Cal State East Bay programs.

90. Cerritos College

11110 Alondra Blvd
Norwalk, CA 90650-6298
(562) 860-2451

Cerritos College is in the suburbs of Norwalk, California. It offers two RN programs. Out of those, this community college offers one RN certificate to students and one RN degree at the associate's level. Overall, 22,142 students seek degrees in 206 Cerritos College programs.

91. Long Beach City College

4901 E. Carson St.
Long Beach, CA 90808-1706
(562) 938-4111

Long Beach City College is near the center of the city. It offers two RN programs. Out of those, it offers one certificate in nursing to students and one RN degree at the associate's level. This big college is one of 98 community colleges in California.

92. California State University - Dominguez Hills

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

California State University-Dominguez Hills, which is near the heart of downtown, is located in Carson, CA. CSU Dominguez Hills offers two programs in nursing. More specifically, it offers students one degree at the bachelor's level in nursing and one RN degree at the master's level. CSU Dominguez Hills is one of 163 public post-secondary institutions in California.

93. The Mt. San Jacinto Community College District

1499 N. State S.
San Jacinto, CA 92583-2399
(951) 487-6752

The Mt. San Jacinto Community College District offers one RN program and it is located in the suburbs of San Jacinto, California. It is a public 2-year institution.

94. Saddleback College

28000 Marguerite Pky
Mission Viejo, CA 92692-3635
(949) 582-4500

Saddleback College is located in the suburbs of Mission Viejo, California. This college offers two programs in nursing. Of those, this large college offers students one RN certificate and one associate's level degree in nursing. This college is a public 2-year institution.

95. San Jose State University

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

San Jose State University is near the heart of downtown. It offers two programs in nursing. Out of those, students are offered one bachelor's level nursing degree by it and one degree at the master's level in nursing. It is one of 28 research universities in California. This public university is the second oldest institution in the state of California offering RN programs.

96. Pasadena City College

1570 E Colorado Blvd.
Pasadena, CA 91106-2003
(626) 585-7123

Pasadena City College offers two programs in nursing. Specifically, it offers students one RN certificate and one associate's level degree in nursing. It is 1.4 miles from the heart of downtown. This college is one of 98 community colleges in California. It is the seventh largest institution in the state of California offering nursing.

97. Butte College

3536 Butte Campus Drive
Oroville, CA 95965-8399
(530) 895-2511

Butte College is located in Oroville, California, where students can enjoy a rural setting. This college offers two RN programs. Specifically, students are offered one RN certificate by it and one degree at the associate's level in nursing. 13,293 students seek degrees in 122 programs at this college, overall.

98. 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 this university offers one RN program. 8,305 students pursue degrees in 44 programs at this university, overall. In terms of programs, Cal State Stanislaus is the fifth largest institution in the state of California offering nursing.

99. Evergreen Valley College

3095 Yerba Buena Rd
San Jose, CA 95135-1598
(408) 274-7900

Evergreen Valley College, which is near the heart of downtown, is in San Jose, CA. It offers two programs in nursing. Of those, it offers students one RN certificate and one associate's level degree in nursing. This big college is a public 2-year institution.

100. Cypress College

9200 Valley View
Cypress, CA 90630-5897
(714) 484-7000

Cypress College is in the suburbs of Cypress, California. It offers two RN programs. More specifically, it offers students one RN certificate and one associate's level nursing degree. It is one of 98 community colleges in California.