Pomona has a general population of 4,019 and an overall student population of 7,559. Approximately 7,559 of Pomona's students are enrolled in schools that offer forensic nursing programs.
Pomona's largest forensic nursing school is The Richard Stockton College of New Jersey. In 2010, The Richard Stockton College of New Jersey graduated approximately 30 students with credentials in forensic nursing.
A reported 30 students graduated with credentials in forensic nursing in Pomona in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at Pomona's forensic nursing schools was $27,860 per year for instate students and $33,543 per year for out of state students.
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 Pomona-based forensic nursing schools, you will have an added expense of $10,694 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $16,881.
Many forensic nursing graduates choose to work as forensic nurses after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Pomona, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 107 forensic nurses in New Jersey were working in the greater Pomona area. The number of forensic nurses in Pomona is expected to increase by 7% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for forensic nurses.
As a forensic nurse in Pomona, you can expect to make an average salary of $92,780 per year. This is lower than the average salary for forensic nurses in the state.