With an overall population of 22,362 and a student population of 22,893, approximately 22,893 of Ypsilanti students attend one of Ypsilanti's schools that offer forensic nursing programs.
Ypsilanti's largest forensic nursing school is Eastern Michigan University. In 2010, approximately 124 students graduated from the Forensic Nursing program at Eastern Michigan University.
In 2010, 124 students graduated with a forensic nursing degree from one of Ypsilanti's forensic nursing schools. If you decide to attend one of Ypsilanti's forensic nursing schools, you can expect to pay an average of $19,114 per year in instate tuition and $33,019 per year in out of state tuition.
You should also anticipate spending about $900 for forensic nursing related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,785 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $12,428.
Many forensic nursing graduates choose to work as forensic nurses after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Ypsilanti, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 9,560 forensic nurses in Michigan, 500 were working in the greater Ypsilanti area. The number of forensic nurses in Ypsilanti is expected to increase by 13% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for forensic nurses.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a forensic nurse in Ypsilanti is $90,160 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for forensic nurses.