Becoming an LVN in Fremont

Last Updated/Verified: Aug 20, 2021

Fremont, California is home to about 220,000 people and is part of the larger tri-city metropolitan area of  Fremont, Newark, and Union City.  The area has grown exponentially in the past few decades due to its proximity to the Silicon Valley.  Fremont is the largest section of the Tri-City agglomeration and lies directly on the shore of San Franscisco Bay.

According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, the median salary for LVNs in Fremont is higher than the national median salary for LPN/LVNs. The state of California has approximately 170 state-approved LVN programs comprised of community colleges, technical centers and vocational high schools, as well as private career schools.

There are thousands of LVN career positions being filled in the tri-city area - this number is set to grow in the years ahead. Accredited LVNs' main avenues of employment are hospitals, hospices, home health agencies, and nursing homes like Hillside Senior Care, and Warm Springs Home Health Agency.  Over 200 such facilities exist in the Fremont area alone.

Fremont NCLEX-PN Pass Rates

NCLEX-PN Students Total6415,575
NCLEX-PN Students Passed5294,564
NCLEX-PN Pass Rate82.6%81.9%

Top Ranked LVN Programs in Fremont

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

  • Mission College - #10

LVN Programs Near Me in Fremont


Unitek College - Fremont

4670 Auto Mall Pkwy, Fremont, CA (888) 775-1514

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Unitek College - Hayward

21615 Hesperian Blvd, Hayward, CA (855) 808-2732

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Quest Nursing Education Center

917 Harrison Street, Oakland, CA (510) 452-1444

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San Francisco

City College of San Francisco

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

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San Jose

Carrington College - San Jose

6201 San Ignacio Ave., San Jose, CA (408) 337-3829

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Unitek College - San Jose

6800 Santa Teresa Blvd Ste. 200, San Jose, CA (888) 775-1514

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San Mateo

Gurnick Academy of Medical Arts - San Mateo

2121 South El Camino Real, Building C-200, San Mateo, CA (650) 685-6616

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Santa Clara

Mission College

3000 Mission College Blvd, Santa Clara, CA (408) 988-2200

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South San Francisco

Unitek College - South San Francisco

257 Longford Drive #5, South San Francisco, CA (855) 811-6191

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