Becoming an LVN in Santa Ana

Santa Ana, located in Southern California, is home to approximately 330,920 residents and is part of the Santa Ana-Anaheim-Irvine metropolitan area.  The Pacific Symphony, Bowers Museum, Yost Theater and Santa Ana Zoo are just some points of interest residents and visitors take pleasure in. If sun, surf and sand are preferred, Santa Ana is 13 miles from Newport Beach.

There are 64,500 Licensed Vocational Nurses in California as of 2010. Careerinfonet.org expects a 23% job growth by 2020, projecting 3,170 annual job openings. Of those, 5,730 work in the Santa Ana metro area.  LVN’s are expected to earn an average annual salary of $48,780, which is higher than the national average income of $41,500 for LPN/LVNs per the Occupational Profile for the state of California.

To become an LVN in California, candidates must complete 1,530 hours at a vocational, trade, or private LVN school approved by the California Nursing Board. Students are also required to pass the NCLEX-PN. California is home to more than 165 community colleges, vocational and technical schools, as well as private institutions for potential Licensed Vocational Nurses. Ranked No. 29 in California, North-West College – Pasadena offers campuses in Santa Ana, as does North-West – Riverside ranked No. 46. Other schools to opt for include North Orange County Regional Occupational Program ranked No. 11, American Career College – Orange County ranked No. 94, Everest College – Anaheim ranked No. 130, Summit Career College – Anaheim ranked No. 131, and Bethesda University of California ranked No. 163.

There are approximately 97 hospitals near and around Santa Ana. U.S. News & World Report Nationally Ranked University of California, Irvine Medical Center in 3 adult specialties: Geriatrics, Nephrology, and Urology.  LVN’s will be able to comfort and aid more than 16,365 admitted patients annually. Additionally, there are approximately 279 nursing homes near Santa Ana, offering opportunities for current and future LVN’s.

LVN Programs Near Santa Ana, California

702 Town and Country Rd, Orange, CA (888) 982-0420

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12951 S Euclid St #101, Garden Grove, CA (714) 703-1900

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3160 Red Hill Ave., Costa Mesa, CA (714) 662-4402

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12141 Brookhurst St, Garden Grove, CA (714) 539-5959

1200 N Magnolia Ave, Anaheim, CA (714) 763-9066

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385 N Muller St, Anaheim, CA (714) 502-5800

2041 Business Center Dr, Irvine, CA (949) 794-9090

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11688 South Street, Suite 205, Artesia, CA (562) 531-4100

4901 Carson St, Long Beach, CA (562) 938-4111

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3799 E Burnett St., Long Beach, CA (562) 546-5171

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3600 Workman Mill Rd, Whittier, CA (562) 908-3415

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12340 Woodruff Ave, Downey, CA (562) 940-6200

14101 E Nelson Ave, La Puente, CA (626) 934-2801

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134 W. Holt Ave., Pomona, CA (909) 236-7106

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2121 W. Garvey Ave. North, West Covina, CA (626) 343-5266

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3680 E Imperial Hwy, Lynwood, CA (310) 900-8050

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13180 Paramount Blvd, South Gate, CA (562) 408-6969

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4550 La Sierra Avenue, Riverside, CA (951) 324-4157

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12901 Ramona Blvd, Irwindale, CA (626) 814-2080

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10807 Ramona Blvd, El Monte, CA (626) 258-5800

1149 West 190th Street, Suite 2000, Gardena, CA (310) 834-3065

3130 Sedona Ct, Ontario, CA (909) 218-3253

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3700 E. Inland Empire Blvd. Suite 235, Ontario, CA (909) 483-3808

1000 W Foothill Blvd, Glendora, CA (626) 963-0323

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1000 South Fremont Avenue, Building A9W, Alhambra, CA (626) 300-5444

8265 Aspen Ave Suite 100, Rancho Cucamonga, CA (909) 980-6490

23800 Hawthorne Blvd., Suite 200, Torrance, CA (310) 791-9975

12540 S. Crenshaw Blvd., Hawthorne, CA (310) 220-3111

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4800 Magnolia Ave, Riverside, CA (951) 222-8000

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1570 E Colorado Blvd, Pasadena, CA (626) 585-7123

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530 E. Union St., Pasadena, CA (626) 389-8536

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5885 Haven Avenue, Rancho Cucamonga, CA (909) 652-6000

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3440 Wilshire Blvd., Suite 310, Los Angeles, CA (213) 487-2211

3325 Wilshire Boulevard, 10th Floor, Los Angeles, CA (213) 388-3566

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4021 Rosewood Ave, Los Angeles, CA (323) 668-7555

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730 S. Central Ave Ste 208, Glendale, CA (818) 637-7871

225 W Broadway #115, Glendale, CA (818) 240-6900

240 N Brand Blvd, Glendale, CA (818) 243-1131

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1830 S Robertson Blvd, Los Angeles, CA (310) 559-0225

22500 Town Circle, Suite 2205, Moreno Valley, CA (951) 214-6446

291 S La Cienega Blvd #500, Beverly Hills, CA (310) 289-5123

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851 South Cooley Drive, Colton, CA (909) 954-3208

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401 S Glenoaks Blvd #211, Burbank, CA (818) 563-9822

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201 East Airport Drive, San Bernardino, CA (909) 884-8891

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1200 North E St, San Bernardino, CA (909) 388-6000

12412 Victory Blvd., North Hollywood, CA (818) 766-8151

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1214 Indiana Ct, Redlands, CA (909) 793-3115

5900 N. Sepulveda Boulevard, Suite 101, Van Nuys, CA (818) 782-6163

6725 Kester Ave, Van Nuys, CA (818) 785-2726

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15400 Sherman Way, Suite 101 , Van Nuys, CA (818) 754-6000

1 Barnard Drive, Oceanside, CA (760) 757-2121

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19300 Sherman Way, Reseda, CA (818) 757-4431

18700 Sherman Way #203, Reseda, CA (818) 343-1022

1575 Cherry Avenue, Beaumont, CA (951) 845-6012

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7003 Owensmouth Ave, Canoga Park, CA (818) 710-1310

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2022 University Drive, Vista, CA (760) 630-1555

1499 N. State St., San Jacinto, CA (951) 487-6752

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920 Hampshire Rd, Westlake Village, CA (866) 500-6274

43770 15th St W, Lancaster, CA (661) 942-6204

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43770 15th Street West, Suite 115, Lancaster, CA (661) 942-6204

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701 W Avenue K, Lancaster, CA (661) 940-9300

44055 Sierra Hwy, Lancaster, CA (661) 726-1911

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3041 West Avenue K, Lancaster, CA (661) 722-6300

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816 W. Lancaster Blvd., Lancaster, CA (661) 726-5060

5200 Ramon Rd #1, Palm Springs, CA (760) 416-5955

9055 Balboa Avenue , San Diego, CA (858) 279-4500

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

34275 Monterey Avenue, Rancho Mirage, CA (760) 341-2602

43-500 Monterey Ave, Palm Desert, CA (760) 346-8041

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

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

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6162 Rotary Way, Joshua Tree, CA (760) 366-3791

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