Oregon City has a general population of 25,754 and an overall student population of 8,145. Approximately 8,145 of Oregon City's students are enrolled in schools that offer forensic nursing programs.
Oregon City's largest forensic nursing school is Clackamas Community College. In 2010, Clackamas Community College graduated approximately 56 students from its forensic nursing program.
A total of 56 students graduated with credentials in forensic nursing from forensic nursing schools in Oregon City in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $3,690 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,200 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a forensic nursing program in Oregon City.
If you plan on staying in Oregon City after graduating from forensic nursing school, you should know that job prospects for forensic nurses in Oregon City, which is the most popular forensic nursing profession, are good. In 2010, of the 3,110 forensic nurses in Oregon, 1,870 were working in the greater Oregon City area. Oregon City's forensic nurse workforce is projected to increase by 20% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for forensic nurses.