Morrisville has a total population of 2,148 and a student population of 3,380. Of these students, 3,380 are enrolled in schools that offer forensic nursing programs.
Morrisville State College is the largest forensic nursing school in Morrisville, based on student population. Approximately 65 students graduated in 2010 from Morrisville State College with credentials in forensic nursing.
In 2010, 65 students graduated with a forensic nursing degree in Morrisville. Tuition in 2009 at Morrisville's forensic nursing schools was $18,920 per year for instate students and $22,700 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,300 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a forensic nursing program in Morrisville. And if you live on campus at one of the Morrisville-based forensic nursing schools, you will have an added expense of $8,910 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you plan on staying in Morrisville after graduating from forensic nursing school, you should know that job prospects for forensic nurses in Morrisville, which is the most popular forensic nursing profession, are not very good. In 2010, there were 27,280 forensic nurses in New York. Of these forensic nurses, 880 were working in the greater Morrisville area. The government projects that the number of forensic nurses in Morrisville will increase by 5% by the year 2018. 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 Morrisville is $77,660 per year, which is lower than the average for forensic nurses state-wide.