New Rochelle has a total population of 72,182 and a student population of 11,329. Of these students, 4,859 are enrolled in schools that offer forensic nursing programs.
The largest forensic nursing school in New Rochelle, by student population, is The College of New Rochelle. Approximately 137 students graduated in 2010 from The College of New Rochelle with credentials in forensic nursing.
A total of 137 students graduated with credentials in forensic nursing from forensic nursing schools in New Rochelle in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $26,426 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $600 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a forensic nursing program in New Rochelle. And if you live on campus at one of the New Rochelle-based forensic nursing schools, you will have an added expense of $9,600 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $31,026.
After graduating with your credentials in forensic nursing, if you decide to work as a forensic nurse in New Rochelle, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 27,280 forensic nurses in New York, 17,070 were working in the greater New Rochelle area. The number of forensic nurses in New Rochelle is expected to increase by 5% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for forensic nurses.