Schnecksville has a general population of 1,989 and an overall student population of 8,127. Approximately 8,127 of Schnecksville's students are enrolled in schools that offer forensic nursing programs.
The largest forensic nursing school in Schnecksville, by student population, is Lehigh Carbon Community College. In 2010, Lehigh Carbon Community College graduated approximately 75 students from its forensic nursing program.
In 2010, 75 students graduated with a forensic nursing degree in Schnecksville. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $3,030 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,500 for forensic nursing related books and supplies each year.
Many forensic nursing graduates choose to work as forensic nurses after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Schnecksville, your job prospects are average. In 2010, of the 14,200 forensic nurses in Pennsylvania, 780 were working in the greater Schnecksville area. Schnecksville's forensic nurse workforce is projected to increase by 8% 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 Schnecksville is $75,970 per year, which is higher than the average for forensic nurses state-wide.