With an overall population of 94,869 and a student population of 31,018, approximately 20,335 of El Cajon students attend one of El Cajon's schools that offer forensic nursing programs.
The largest forensic nursing school in El Cajon, by student population, is Grossmont College. In 2010, Grossmont College graduated approximately 114 students from its forensic nursing program.
In 2010, 114 students graduated with a forensic nursing degree from one of El Cajon's forensic nursing schools. If you decide to attend a forensic nursing school in El Cajon, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $806.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,200 for forensic nursing related books and supplies each year.
Many forensic nursing graduates choose to work as forensic nurses after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in El Cajon, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 28,300 forensic nurses in California. Of these forensic nurses, 2,170 were working in the greater El Cajon area. The government projects that the number of forensic nurses in El Cajon will increase by 17% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for forensic nurses.