BSN Programs in California


There are 50 nursing schools in California that provide BSN program. We gathered some key information about each school to help you learn more about the schools' characteristics and the programs they provide.

Where applicable we also list weighted average NCLEX pass rate of the students who attended the schools in the last 3 years.

American University of Health Sciences
Signal Hill, CA

Average NCLEX pass rate
  • RN: 88.30%

Ashford University
San Diego, CA


Azusa Pacific University
Azusa, CA

Average NCLEX pass rate
  • RN: 84.50%

Biola University
La Mirada, CA

Average NCLEX pass rate
  • RN: 83.10%

Brandman University
Irvine, CA


California Baptist University
Riverside, CA

Average NCLEX pass rate
  • RN: 84.80%

California College San Diego
San Diego, CA


California State University - LA
Los Angeles, CA

Average NCLEX pass rate
  • RN: 95.80%

California State University-Bakersfield
Bakersfield, CA

Average NCLEX pass rate
  • RN: 93.50%

California State University-Channel Islands
Camarillo, CA

Average NCLEX pass rate
  • RN: 95.30%

California State University-Chico
Chico, CA

Average NCLEX pass rate
  • RN: 95.90%

California State University-East Bay
Hayward, CA

Average NCLEX pass rate
  • RN: 86.80%

California State University-Fresno
Fresno, CA

Average NCLEX pass rate
  • RN: 84.50%

California State University-Fullerton
Fullerton, CA

Average NCLEX pass rate
  • RN: 92.70%

California State University-Long Beach
Long Beach, CA

Average NCLEX pass rate
  • RN: 97.10%

California State University-Northridge
Northridge, CA

Average NCLEX pass rate
  • RN: 88.70%

California State University-Sacramento
Sacramento, CA

Average NCLEX pass rate
  • RN: 95.60%

California State University-San Bernardino
San Bernardino, CA

Average NCLEX pass rate
  • RN: 88.10%

California State University-San Marcos
San Marcos, CA

Average NCLEX pass rate
  • RN: 95.80%

California State University-Stanislaus
Turlock, CA

Average NCLEX pass rate
  • RN: 97.10%

Concordia University-Irvine
Irvine, CA

Average NCLEX pass rate
  • RN: 92.20%

Dominican University of California
San Rafael, CA

Average NCLEX pass rate
  • RN: 82.90%

Fresno Pacific University
Fresno, CA


Loma Linda University
Loma Linda, CA

Average NCLEX pass rate
  • RN: 89.30%

Mount Saint Mary's University
Los Angeles, CA

Average NCLEX pass rate
  • RN: 74.90%

National University
La Jolla, CA

Average NCLEX pass rate
  • RN: 93.20%

Pacific College
Costa Mesa, CA


Pacific Union College
Angwin, CA

Average NCLEX pass rate
  • RN: 84.30%

Point Loma Nazarene University
San Diego, CA

Average NCLEX pass rate
  • RN: 85.30%

Samuel Merritt University
Oakland, CA

Average NCLEX pass rate
  • RN: 89.90%

San Diego State University
San Diego, CA

Average NCLEX pass rate
  • RN: 95.40%

San Francisco State University
San Francisco, CA

Average NCLEX pass rate
  • RN: 82.00%

San Jose State University
San Jose, CA

Average NCLEX pass rate
  • RN: 90.80%

Simpson University
Redding, CA

Average NCLEX pass rate
  • RN: 97.30%

Sonoma State University
Rohnert Park, CA

Average NCLEX pass rate
  • RN: 96.30%

Stanbridge University
Irvine, CA

Average NCLEX pass rate
  • RN: 100.00%
  • PN: 89.80%

United States University
San Diego, CA

Average NCLEX pass rate
  • RN: 74.80%

Unitek College
Fremont, CA

Average NCLEX pass rate
  • RN: 73.50%
  • PN: 73.00%

University of San Diego
San Diego, CA


University of San Francisco
San Francisco, CA

Average NCLEX pass rate
  • RN: 88.50%

West Coast University-Los Angeles
North Hollywood, CA

Average NCLEX pass rate
  • RN: 89.20%


Closed Schools/Programs

Humboldt State University
Arcata, CA

BSN Program closed in 2012

Saint Mary's College of California
Moraga, CA

BSN Program closed in 2013