Victorville, CA (population: 119,377) has one nursing school within its city limits. Victor Valley College has a total student population of 13,470. It is the 4997th highest ranked school in the USA and the 482nd highest in the state of California (#1 is University of California-Los Angeles). To learn more about nursing programs in Victorville, ratemyprofessors.com has reviews of nursing professors at Victor Valley College such as Carolan Selters, and Terry Truelove.
Nursing students from Victorville schools who go on to become nurses, registered nurses, practical nurses, pediatric nurses, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 2,583,770 people working as registered nurses alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $66,530. Also, Licensed practical and licensed vocational nurses make on average $40,900 per year and there are about 728,670 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario area alone, there are 6,000 employed licensed practical and licensed vocational nurses earning an average salary of $44,320. Registered nurses in this area earn $75,810/yr and there are 21,460 employed.
Victorville lies in San Bernardino county, which is one of the 57 counties in California. Overall, the Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario area has 1,197,590 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1% unemployment rate, $20/hr average worker wage, and a $41,840 average annual salary. Thus, about 18 out of every 1000 jobs in Victorville are held by registered nurses, and 5/1000 are held by licensed practical and licensed vocational nurses.
After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Victor Valley College ends up costing a student $7,831/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Victorville|
|San Bernardino||CA||199,314||10||20.0516||225||26.4 miles|
|Rancho Cucamonga||CA||176,424||3||21.593||139||30.9 miles|
|La Verne||CA||-||1||61.7321||71||38.3 miles|
|Chino Hills||CA||74,322||0||-||0||45.0 miles|
|Diamond Bar||CA||57,662||0||-||0||45.2 miles|
|West Covina||CA||106,032||5||23.6693||37||46.4 miles|
|Yorba Linda||CA||67,194||0||-||0||50.3 miles|
|Hacienda Heights||CA||52,748||0||-||0||51.3 miles|
|East Los Angeles||CA||135,682||0||-||0||58.8 miles|
|Lake Elsinore||CA||56,703||0||-||0||58.8 miles|
|Garden Grove||CA||167,800||4||26.4852||22||62.6 miles|