Cypress has a total population of 46,229 and a student population of 23,485. Of these students, 15,439 are enrolled in schools that offer forensic nursing programs.
Cypress College is the largest forensic nursing school in Cypress, based on student population. In 2010, Cypress College graduated approximately 92 students from its forensic nursing program.
In 2010, 92 students graduated with a forensic nursing degree from one of Cypress's forensic nursing schools. If you decide to attend a forensic nursing school in Cypress, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $656.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,250 for forensic nursing related books and supplies each year.
After graduating with your credentials in forensic nursing, if you decide to work as a forensic nurse in Cypress, your job prospects are good. There were 28,300 forensic nurses working in California and 1,980 working in the greater Cypress area in 2010. The government projects that the number of forensic nurses in Cypress will increase by 17% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for forensic nurses.
As a forensic nurse in Cypress, you can expect to make an average salary of $95,700 per year. This is higher than the average salary for forensic nurses in the state.