San Pablo has a total population of 30,215 and a student population of 8,316. Of these students, 8,316 are enrolled in schools that offer forensic nursing programs.
San Pablo's largest forensic nursing school is Contra Costa College. In 2010, Contra Costa College graduated approximately 56 students with credentials in forensic nursing.
In 2010, 56 students graduated with a forensic nursing degree from one of San Pablo's forensic nursing schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $738 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,638 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a forensic nursing program in San Pablo.
Many forensic nursing graduates choose to work as forensic nurses after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in San Pablo, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 11 forensic nurses in California were working in the greater San Pablo area. The government projects that the number of forensic nurses in San Pablo will increase by 17% 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 San Pablo is $101,070 per year, which is higher than the average for forensic nurses state-wide.