With an overall population of 16,340 and a student population of 11,230, approximately 11,191 of Warrensburg students attend one of Warrensburg's schools that offer forensic nursing programs.
University of Central Missouri is the largest forensic nursing school in Warrensburg, based on student population. In 2010, University of Central Missouri graduated approximately 73 students from its forensic nursing program.
A total of 73 students graduated with credentials in forensic nursing from forensic nursing schools in Warrensburg in 2010. If you decide to attend one of Warrensburg's forensic nursing schools, you can expect to pay an average of $16,255 per year in instate tuition and $22,840 per year in out of state tuition.
You should also anticipate spending about $750 for forensic nursing related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,320 per year, on average, for room and board at Warrensburg-based forensic nursing schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
After graduating with your credentials in forensic nursing, if you decide to work as a forensic nurse in Warrensburg, your job prospects are average. In 2010, of the 4,410 forensic nurses in Missouri, 270 were working in the greater Warrensburg area. The number of forensic nurses in Warrensburg is expected to increase by 10% 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 Warrensburg is $65,800 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for forensic nurses.