Victorville has a total population of 64,029 and a student population of 13,702. Of these students, 13,470 are enrolled in schools that offer forensic nursing programs.
Of the 1 forensic nursing schools in Victorville, the largest forensic nursing school, by student population, is Victor Valley College. In 2010, Victor Valley College graduated approximately 196 students from its forensic nursing program.
In 2010, 196 students graduated with a forensic nursing degree in Victorville. In 2009 tuition at forensic nursing schools in Victorville was $634 per year, on average.
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 Victorville.
If you plan on staying in Victorville after graduating from forensic nursing school, you should know that job prospects for forensic nurses in Victorville, which is the most popular forensic nursing profession, are good. There were 28,300 forensic nurses working in California and 2,140 working in the greater Victorville area in 2010. The government projects that the number of forensic nurses in Victorville will increase by 17% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for forensic nurses.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a forensic nurse in Victorville is $89,400 per year, which is higher than the average for forensic nurses state-wide.