Bentonville has a total population of 19,730 and a student population of 8,006. Of these students, 8,006 are enrolled in schools that offer forensic nursing programs.
Bentonville's largest forensic nursing school is NorthWest Arkansas Community College. In 2010, approximately 92 students graduated from the Forensic Nursing program at NorthWest Arkansas Community College.
A reported 92 students graduated with credentials in forensic nursing in Bentonville in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $2,014 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,000 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a forensic nursing program in Bentonville.
If you plan on staying in Bentonville after graduating from forensic nursing school, you should know that job prospects for forensic nurses in Bentonville, which is the most popular forensic nursing profession, are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 13 forensic nurses in Arkansas were working in the greater Bentonville area. Bentonville's forensic nurse workforce is projected to increase by 18% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for forensic nurses.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a forensic nurse in Bentonville is $76,540 per year, which is higher than the average for forensic nurses state-wide.