Becoming an LVN in Chula Vista

Last Updated/Verified: Nov 11, 2022

Chula Vista, California, is the second largest city in the San Diego Metropolitan area. There are over 243,000 people living in the Chula Vista area. They are served by 23 hospitals, 57 nursing homes, and 50 home health agencies. Among Chula Vista’s hospitals are Sharp Chula Vista Medical Center and Alvarado Hospital Medical Center.

Area Nursing homes include the highly-rated Reo Vista Healthcare Center and Friendship Manor Nursing and Rehabilitation Center.

The Chula Vista area’s 130 healthcare facilities employ 5,410 LVN’s. The LVN’s who work in these healthcare facilities earn an average hourly wage of $23.19 and an average annual salary of $48,240. These wages are slightly below the average wages earned by LVN’s working in the Glendale area. LVN’s working in the Glendale area earn an average of $23.91 annually and $49,740 annual. Chula Vista LVN wages are higher than the average wages earned by LVN’s working in the Bakersfield area, where LVN’s earn an average of $22.59 hourly and $46,980 annually.

There are 5 LVN programs operating in the Chula Vista, CA area. The Southwestern College  and United Education International College programs are both located in the city of Chula Vista.

Chula Vista NCLEX-PN Pass Rates

 Chula VistaCalifornia
NCLEX-PN Students Total1865,575
NCLEX-PN Students Passed1754,564
NCLEX-PN Pass Rate93.9%81.9%

Top Ranked LVN Programs in Chula Vista

Listed below are the top LVN schools in Chula Vista based on our LVN program rankings for CA out of 122 other accredited programs offered in the state:

  • Grossmont Health Occupations Center - #16
  • Southwestern College - #18
  • Concorde Career College - San Diego - #44

LVN Programs Near Me in Chula Vista

Chula Vista

Southwestern College

900 Otay Lakes Rd, Chula Vista, CA (619) 421-6700

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San Diego

Concorde Career College - San Diego

4393 Imperial Ave., Suite 100, San Diego, CA (619) 688-0800

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Grossmont Health Occupations Center

9368 Oakbourne Rd, Santee, CA (619) 956-4300

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