Stevenson University is the largest forensic nursing school in Stevenson, based on student population. In 2010, Stevenson University graduated approximately 115 students from its forensic nursing program.
In 2010, 115 students graduated with a forensic nursing degree from one of Stevenson's forensic nursing schools. If you decide to attend a forensic nursing school in Stevenson, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $20,644.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,500 for forensic nursing related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Stevenson-based forensic nursing schools, you will have an added expense of $10,296 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $26,614.
If you decide to work as a forensic nurse in Stevenson, your job prospects are good. There were 7,330 forensic nurses working in Maryland and 4,600 working in the greater Stevenson area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of forensic nurses is expected to increase by 13% in Stevenson. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for forensic nurses.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a forensic nurse in Stevenson is $85,840 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for forensic nurses.