Hamden's largest forensic nursing school is Quinnipiac University. Approximately 110 students graduated in 2010 from Quinnipiac University with credentials in forensic nursing.
A reported 110 students graduated with credentials in forensic nursing in Hamden in 2010. If you decide to attend a forensic nursing school in Hamden, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $32,400.
You should also anticipate spending about $800 for forensic nursing related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $12,380 per year, on average, for room and board at Hamden-based forensic nursing schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $36,600.
Many forensic nursing graduates choose to work as forensic nurses after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Hamden, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 4,750 forensic nurses in Connecticut, 930 were working in the greater Hamden area. The number of forensic nurses in Hamden is expected to increase by 7% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for forensic nurses.