With an overall population of 60,433 and a student population of 10,717, approximately 10,255 of North Little Rock students attend one of North Little Rock's schools that offer forensic science programs.
Of the 1 forensic science schools in North Little Rock, the largest forensic science school, by student population, is Pulaski Technical College. In 2010, Pulaski Technical College graduated approximately 0 students with credentials in forensic science.
If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $2,780 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,200 for forensic science related books and supplies each year.
Many forensic science graduates choose to work as forensic science technicians after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in North Little Rock, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 150 forensic science technicians in Arkansas, 100 were working in the greater North Little Rock area. By the year 2018, the number of forensic science technicians is expected to increase by 37% in North Little Rock. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for forensic science technicians.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a forensic science technician in North Little Rock is $39,940 per year. This is the same as the state-wide average salary for forensic science technicians.