Grossmont College is a two-year community college that is located in El Cajon, California. This school was established in 1961 and it serves a large student population. The school has over 18,000 students enrolled, making it a very large community college in the area. You will find many different programs in this school that will appeal to different types of students. The number of degree programs and certificate opportunities are impressive. Grossmont College is a very culturally diverse school as well. Many students come to this community college seeking new career opportunities and find the success that they are looking for.
The popularity of the nursing program at Grossmont College makes it very sought-after. It offers an Associates Degree in Registered Nursing program. This program is designed to prepare students for national licensure to practice nursing in all settings as a true professional. There are several other options to consider when looking into this nursing program, too. The school offers an LVN to RN program as well as an RN to BSN program (in collaboration with Point Loma Nazarene University). Grossmont College offers great onsite nursing facilities that can help students to gain all of the necessary knowledge and skills that they need to succeed in the nursing field. This popular program continues to help students meet their goals of becoming professional nurses.
|Campus LocaleLarge Suburb|
|Number of Students18,288|
|Student to Faculty Ratio24:1|
|Is Admission OpenYes|
|Religious Affiliation -|
|On Campus Housing-|
Nursing Programs Graduates (2017-2018 academic year)
|Number of Graduates|
Nursing schools located within 87 miles radius of Grossmont College
San Diego City College
11 miles away
12 miles away
United Education Institute - Chula Vista Campus
13 miles away
25 miles away
64 miles away
Mt San Jacinto Community College District
68 miles away
College of the Desert
73 miles away
Riverside City College
83 miles away
Golden West College
86 miles away
Imperial Valley College
87 miles away
Western Association of Schools and Colleges, Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges|
01/01/1963 - Current
Nursing Programs Accreditations
Nursing (ADNUR) - Associate degree programs|
01/01/1989 - 06/30/2007
Cost to Attend
The following table details the reported cost of attendance per credit hour for the 2017-2018 academic year.
|In District Students||$46/credit|
|In State Students||$46/credit|
|Out of State Students||$280/credit|
|In District Students||-|
|In State Students||-|
|Out of State Students||-|
Based on the above credit hour costs, here is a sample tuition for different nursing programs.
|Program||Credit Hours||In district||In State||Out of State|
If you attend a private, for-profit school, usually the additional cost (besides tuition) is about 10% of the tuition. If you attend a public school or a not-for-profit private school, the additional cost is around 50% of the tuition.
In 2017-2018 academic year, 68% of Grossmont College's students received financial aid. Below is the breakdown of the financial aid provided to students.
|Students Receiving Aid||Average Amount/Student|
|Other Federal Grant||14%||$444|
|State Grant & Scholarships||66%||$1,830|
|Institutional Grant & Scholarships||1%||$466|
|Federal Student Loans||2%||$4,300|
$4,629Average Net Price
Average Net Price by Family Income
|Less than $30,000$2,267|
|$30,001 to $48,000$3,499|
|$48,001 to $75,000$5,572|
|$75,001 to $110,000$8,048|
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Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
- California State PTA Continuing Education Scholarship for School Nurses
- FNSNA Promise of Nursing Scholarships
- Licensed Vocational Nurse to Associate Degree Nursing Scholarships
- Associate Degree Nursing Scholarship Program
- Bachelor of Science in Nursing Scholarship Program
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Data source: https://nces.ed.gov (2017-2018 colleges survey) and California state board of nursing.