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RN Schools in Torrance, California

There are 42 schools located by Torrance, CA offering RN programs. 5,406 students graduated with degrees from Torrance RN schools in 2010. 2,971 of all these students graduated with associates degrees and 1,480 of all these students graduated with bachelors degrees.

Overview

4,839 students graduate from programs in this municipality in nursing, on average, each year. This accounts for approximately 39% of students who California schools graduate from RN programs. Out of those, 502 students graduated with RN certificates, 2,971 with a degree at the associate's level, 1,480 with a degree at the bachelor's level, 447 with a master's level degree, and six with a doctorate level degree.

42 RN schools are located in Torrance. Out of these, while 31 schools are public, 11 schools are private. While tuition at a private RN school varies from $12,660 to $36,075, public RN school tuition varies from $4,810 to $5,076.

Average tuition for RN programs is $13,114. The highest tuition for RN programs, which is $36,075 every year, is at West Coast University-Orange County, while the lowest tuition in Torrance, which is $4,810 per year, is at California State University-Long Beach.

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

RN Program Completions 2006 - 2010 in Torrance, California

4,839 students graduate from programs in this municipality in nursing, on average, each year. This accounts for approximately 39% of students who California schools graduate from RN programs. Out of those, 502 students graduated with RN certificates, 2,971 with a degree at the associate's level, 1,480 with a degree at the bachelor's level, 447 with a master's level degree, and six with a doctorate level degree.

RN Program Completions 2006 - 2010 in Torrance, California

  • Certificate 2006: 355
  • Certificate 2007: 779
  • Certificate 2008: 552
  • Certificate 2009: 695
  • Certificate 2010: 502
  • Associate 2006: 1649
  • Associate 2007: 1818
  • Associate 2008: 2303
  • Associate 2009: 2663
  • Associate 2010: 2971
  • Bachelor 2006: 952
  • Bachelor 2007: 1079
  • Bachelor 2008: 1082
  • Bachelor 2009: 1425
  • Bachelor 2010: 1480
  • Master 2006: 273
  • Master 2007: 306
  • Master 2008: 335
  • Master 2009: 506
  • Master 2010: 447
  • Doctorate 2006: 0
  • Doctorate 2007: 0
  • Doctorate 2008: 0
  • Doctorate 2009: 5
  • Doctorate 2010: 6

RN Program Availability in Torrance, California

Torrance schools offer a total of 80 RN programs. Of these programs, 36.2% are programs at the associate's level. The remaining programs are certificates and degrees at the bachelors level, the masters level, and the doctoral level.

RN Program Availability in Torrance, California

  • Certificate: 26
  • Associate: 29
  • Bachelor: 16
  • Master: 8
  • Doctorate: 1

Career Trends

Registered Nurses — Salary by Percentile

Registered Nurses — Salary by Percentile

Registered Nurses — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 59500
  • 25th Percentile: 68460
  • Median: 81540
  • 75th Percentile: 95800
  • 90th Percentile: 110980

Career Trends

Registered Nurses — Employment Trend

Registered Nurses — Employment Trend

Registered Nurses — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 71590
  • Median Salary 2007: 75380
  • Median Salary 2008: 79240
  • Median Salary 2009: 80170
  • Median Salary 2010: 81540
  • Total Employed 2006: 64820
  • Total Employed 2007: 62510
  • Total Employed 2008: 63650
  • Total Employed 2009: 61270
  • Total Employed 2010: 64630

Torrance vs California RN Employment

Torrance vs California RN Employment

  • Employed in Torrance: 26.926% (64630)

RN Schools in Torrance, California

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1. The El Camino Community College District

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

The El Camino Community College District, which is 4.3 miles from Redondo Beach, is located a short commute away from within Torrance. It offers two RN programs. More specifically, students are offered one RN certificate by it and one associate's level degree in nursing. It is a public 2-year institution and it is the only institution in Torrance, CA offering nursing.