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2022 Best Colleges for Nursing in California

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  1. #1 Best Colleges for Nursing in California.

    Azusa Pacific University

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    4 Year,

    AZUSA, CA,

    2728 Niche users give it an average review of 3.8 stars.

    Featured Review: Graduate Student says Azusa Pacific University (APU) Christ-centered institute that helps students of all ethnic, national, cultural, gender, and religious backgrounds to succeed in their academic goals. In fact, my....

    Read 2728 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Acceptance Rate: 67%,

    Net Price: $31,367,

    SAT Range: 1030-1260,

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  2. #2 Best Colleges for Nursing in California.

    West Coast University - Los Angeles

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    4 Year,

    NORTH HOLLYWOOD, CA,

    260 Niche users give it an average review of 3.9 stars.

    Featured Review: Junior says West Coast excels in its attempt to get students in and out with a degree in hand. Some professors are amazing at their job while others flaunt their ability to make a course difficult for all....

    Read 260 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Acceptance Rate: 100%,

    Net Price: $44,867,

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  3. #3 Best Colleges for Nursing in California.

    West Coast University - Ontario

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    4 Year,

    ONTARIO, CA,

    270 Niche users give it an average review of 4.1 stars.

    Featured Review: Junior says Aside with everything being online during the pandemic, I’m thankful the school has allowed to continue our education, including clinical. Professors have adjusted the best way they know how and are....

    Read 270 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Acceptance Rate: 100%,

    Net Price: $47,417,

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  5. #4 Best Colleges for Nursing in California.

    Point Loma Nazarene University

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    4 Year,

    SAN DIEGO, CA,

    989 Niche users give it an average review of 3.7 stars.

    Featured Review: Sophomore says Point Loma is paradise on earth. The campus is beautiful, the professors genuinely care about you, and the people are welcoming. I thought I wouldn't like attending a school with a small campus, but....

    Read 989 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Acceptance Rate: 84%,

    Net Price: $34,644,

    SAT Range: 1100-1290,

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  6. #5 Best Colleges for Nursing in California.

    University of San Francisco

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    4 Year,

    SAN FRANCISCO, CA,

    2242 Niche users give it an average review of 3.6 stars.

    Featured Review: Junior says USF's nursing program is pretty intense and very fast paced. It's great that you get into the program directly starting from Freshman year though. Professors are all definitely experienced and....

    Read 2242 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Acceptance Rate: 70%,

    Net Price: $42,801,

    SAT Range: 1140-1330,

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  7. #6 Best Colleges for Nursing in California.

    University of California - Los Angeles

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    4 Year,

    LOS ANGELES, CA,

    5293 Niche users give it an average review of 3.9 stars.

    Featured Review: Graduate Student says As soon as you walk on to campus you feel accepted; a feeling of home and success takes over the atmosphere and you’re right there in middle of it all. Breathe it in. Yes! That’s the smell of success...God has always provided for me in so many ways than just one. When I first visited the University of California at Los Angeles I was intrigued by the beauty of how the campus and its landscape. Now,....

    Read 5293 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Acceptance Rate: 14%,

    Net Price: $16,474,

    SAT Range: 1300-1530,

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  9. #7 Best Colleges for Nursing in California.

    West Coast University - Orange County

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    4 Year,

    ANAHEIM, CA,

    243 Niche users give it an average review of 3.9 stars.

    Featured Review: Junior says I think this college is a great one to attend to become a nurse. Although the cost is pretty high, it is worth it with the skills lab and clinical experience we receive. It is a well-structured,....

    Read 243 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Acceptance Rate: 100%,

    Net Price: $36,554,

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  10. #8 Best Colleges for Nursing in California.

    Mount Saint Mary's University Los Angeles

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    4 Year,

    LOS ANGELES, CA,

    1139 Niche users give it an average review of 3.7 stars.

    Featured Review: Alum says I enjoyed my experience at The Mount. I completed my freshman year in 2011 there and went back in 2019 to complete my undergrad degree. I graduated in 2022. The class sizes are small and there are....

    Read 1139 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Acceptance Rate: 90%,

    Net Price: $27,346,

    SAT Range: 900-1110,

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  11. #9 Best Colleges for Nursing in California.

    Stanbridge University - Orange County

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    4 Year,

    IRVINE, CA,

    93 Niche users give it an average review of 4.1 stars.

    Featured Review: Freshman says Stanbridge takes pride in making sure that their students succeed and I can agree. Although it is only my first term, all the professors and advisors that I have met have been very helpful. Some....

    Read 93 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Acceptance Rate: 35%,

    Net Price: $24,969,

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  12. #10 Best Colleges for Nursing in California.

    Biola University

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    4 Year,

    LA MIRADA, CA,

    2232 Niche users give it an average review of 4 stars.

    Featured Review: Freshman says The biblical studies department is the best of its kind for undergrad in the country. It has amazing professors and the education is phenomenal! I grew so much in my faith there, especially....

    Read 2232 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Acceptance Rate: 64%,

    Net Price: $34,713,

    SAT Range: 1070-1290,

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  13. #11 Best Colleges for Nursing in California.

    Dominican University of California

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    4 Year,

    SAN RAFAEL, CA,

    829 Niche users give it an average review of 3.5 stars.

    Featured Review: Freshman says Dominican University has a beautiful campus and lovely people. There is so much you can do, they offer many majors and clubs. Dominican's diversity can really be seen through their clubs, people love....

    Read 829 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B minus,

    Acceptance Rate: 86%,

    Net Price: $36,899,

    SAT Range: 1070-1250,

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  14. #12 Best Colleges for Nursing in California.

    California Baptist University

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    4 Year,

    RIVERSIDE, CA,

    2731 Niche users give it an average review of 4.1 stars.

    Featured Review: Junior says California Baptist University is a school of community! This university does its best to involve every student in the community! There are events every month and many giveaway opportunities. They....

    Read 2731 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Acceptance Rate: 80%,

    Net Price: $27,883,

    SAT Range: 990-1210,

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  15. #13 Best Colleges for Nursing in California.

    California State University - Long Beach

    4 Year,

    LONG BEACH, CA,

    4629 Niche users give it an average review of 3.8 stars.

    Featured Review: Senior says I love this school! There are so much diversity that one can interact with, along with the numerous clubs that is offered by students themselves on campus. Even if it may be a commuter school, as....

    Read 4629 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Acceptance Rate: 42%,

    Net Price: $10,568,

    SAT Range: 1020-1240,

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  16. #14 Best Colleges for Nursing in California.

    San Diego State University

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    4 Year,

    SAN DIEGO, CA,

    5121 Niche users give it an average review of 3.7 stars.

    Featured Review: Alum says I truly enjoyed attending SDSU and would recommend it as a nice university to attend. There are tons of clubs and organizations on campus that are great for meeting people and sharing interests, but...I was a Biology major with the Honors Minor and I believe the quality of the my education was excellent. As a Black woman in STEM, however, I'd love to see more BIPOC faculty and more targeted...Overall, state helped me grow as an individual and equipped me for my career, so I am very glad I spent my undergrad here!.

    Read 5121 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Acceptance Rate: 37%,

    Net Price: $13,192,

    SAT Range: 1090-1300,

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  17. #15 Best Colleges for Nursing in California.

    Gurnick Academy - San Mateo Campus

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    4 Year,

    SAN MATEO, CA,

    99 Niche users give it an average review of 3.4 stars.

    Featured Review: Graduate Student says What I enjoyed about Gurnick was the strict rules I had to adhere to to ensure that I was getting the most out of my education and my money. After researching different Psychiatric Technician....

    Read 99 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B minus,

    Acceptance Rate: 100%,

    Net Price: $26,274,

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  18. #16 Best Colleges for Nursing in California.

    California State University - San Marcos

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    4 Year,

    SAN MARCOS, CA,

    1753 Niche users give it an average review of 3.7 stars.

    Featured Review: Sophomore says I really love attending CSUSM! The campus is so beautiful, the professors will always reach out and be there to help students succeed, and it is very diverse. The career center has tons of....

    Read 1753 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Acceptance Rate: 79%,

    Net Price: $12,933,

    SAT Range: 950-1130,

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  19. #17 Best Colleges for Nursing in California.

    Concordia University Irvine

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    4 Year,

    IRVINE, CA,

    680 Niche users give it an average review of 3.8 stars.

    Featured Review: Senior says Attending Concordia University Irvine was the best decision that I ever made. From the first time I stepped on that campus, I knew that Concordia would be my new home. Every professor I had was....

    Read 680 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B minus,

    Acceptance Rate: 78%,

    Net Price: $29,893,

    SAT Range: 1020-1210,

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  20. #18 Best Colleges for Nursing in California.

    University of California - Irvine

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    4 Year,

    IRVINE, CA,

    4028 Niche users give it an average review of 3.7 stars.

    Featured Review: Alum says I'm a student graduated in 2019. After graduating 2 years, I realized how great our university is. To be honest, I miss UC Irvine badly. Our campus is extremely beautiful, safe and clean, and there....

    Read 4028 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Acceptance Rate: 30%,

    Net Price: $13,106,

    SAT Range: 1230-1430,

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  21. Pacific Union College

    4 Year,

    ANGWIN, CA,

    664 Niche users give it an average review of 3.8 stars.

    Featured Review: Niche User says Pacific Union College gives a warm and welcoming environment to those who recently started attending or those that transferred. Although the college did not have what I needed to earn the master's....

    Read 664 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Acceptance Rate: 59%,

    Net Price: $23,163,

    SAT Range: 900-1140,

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  22. California State University - Fullerton

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    4 Year,

    FULLERTON, CA,

    4996 Niche users give it an average review of 3.7 stars.

    Featured Review: Freshman says I very much enjoyed how all my courses were interactive and fun! The general education advisors really helped me considering I am a first-year and first-gen college student. I enjoyed the kind and....

    Read 4996 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Acceptance Rate: 68%,

    Net Price: $8,322,

    SAT Range: 1000-1180,

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  23. Simpson University

    4 Year,

    REDDING, CA,

    415 Niche users give it an average review of 3.6 stars.

    Featured Review: Junior says The professors are fantastic and bring a faith based education to life! With tuition being so high, I wish they got paid more. I'd also like to see more organization within the nursing program and....

    Read 415 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B minus,

    Acceptance Rate: 60%,

    Net Price: $23,012,

    SAT Range: 960-1160,

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  24. Vanguard University of Southern California

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    4 Year,

    COSTA MESA, CA,

    887 Niche users give it an average review of 3.8 stars.

    Featured Review: Senior says Vanguard University provides a community-based learning environment. Students and professors work together to instill confidence in their desired field of study. Vanguard offers clubs of all sorts....

    Read 887 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Acceptance Rate: 49%,

    Net Price: $21,667,

    SAT Range: 950-1140,

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  25. Unitek College - Fremont

    4 Year,

    FREMONT, CA,

    155 Niche users give it an average review of 3.5 stars.

    Featured Review: Freshman says This is a private institution. I expect great things from this college. I am still on my second year there, but so far it is going great! Their professors make sure that every student understands the....

    Read 155 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: C minus,

    Acceptance Rate: 100%,

    Net Price: $52,638,

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  26. University of Massachusetts Global

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    4 Year,

    IRVINE, CA,

    541 Niche users give it an average review of 4 stars.

    Featured Review: Sophomore says UMass Global is an incredibly affordable and flexible University for working adults. Through competency-based education, via the MyPath program, those of us who are already integrated into the....

    Read 541 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Acceptance Rate: 89%,

    Net Price: $24,084,

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  27. California State University - Chico

    4 Year,

    CHICO, CA,

    2465 Niche users give it an average review of 3.7 stars.

    Featured Review: Junior says I have loved my time at CSU Chico! I was accepted into a total of four CSUs and Chico was my first choice. I love the town of Chico, not too large but also not too small. I am a transfer student from....

    Read 2465 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Acceptance Rate: 90%,

    Net Price: $16,109,

    SAT Range: 970-1170,

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